Halymenia australis (Sonder) Sonder 1848
Halymenia australis (Sonder) Sonder 1848: (1846-1848): 173
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nizymenia conferta (Sonder) Chiovitti, G.W.Saunders & Kraft
Ginnania australis Sonder
Type locality: Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 312). Holotype: Preiss; MEL 44636 (Womersley 1994: 407).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), south, southern (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. -508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
Created: 25 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 July 2009 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 April 2021.