Rhabdonia robusta ( ) J. 1851
Solieria robusta (Greville) Kylin Cape Peron, Western Australia
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Rhabdonia robusta (Greville) J.Agardh 1851: 355
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 1. pp. 337 [bis]-351 [bis] 352-506. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Publication date: Jan-Jun
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Solieria robusta (Greville) Kylin
Dumontia robusta Greville
Type locality: "ad Novam Hollandiam" (probably near Fremantle, Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 338). Holotype: Fraser; E (Womersley 1994: 341). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Min-thein & Womersley (1976: 9)
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), strong growing, strong-growing, or stout (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
1851 [1851-1863]: 355 (Silva et al. 1996: 338); 1852: 355 (Womersley 1994: 340). - (15 Jul 2009) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
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: 26 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 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 20 April 2021.