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Calocladia pulchra (Greville) J.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Bonnemaisoniales
Family Bonnemaisoniaceae
Genus Calocladia

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Calocladia pulchra (Greville) J.Agardh
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Calocladia pulchra (Greville) J.Agardh

Calocladia pulchra (Greville) J.Agardh
Rottnest Island, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Calocladia pulchra (Greville) J.Agardh

 

Publication details
Calocladia pulchra (Greville) J.Agardh 1841: 21

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Calocladia is Bowiesia pulchra Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Delisea pulchra (Greville) Montagne

Basionym
Bowiesia pulchra Greville

Type information
Type locality: Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 184). Holotype: Fraser; Herb. Greville, E (Womersley 1996: 344). Notes: "Novam Hollandiam" (Womersley 1996; 344). Possibly Macquarie Island (Ricker, 1987), but opinions vary (see Millar, 1990: 382). Type: Greville collection, E (Bonin, 1982, figs 8a, 8b).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful, fair, pretty.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
According to Womersley (1996: 344), the authority is (Greville) Greville in Lindley 1835: 436. - (13 May 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Montagne, C. (1844). Quelques observations touchant la structure et la fructification des genres Ctenodus, Delisea et Lenormandia, de la famile des Floridées. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Troisième série 1: 151-161, pls 10, 11.

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