Chylocladia zostericola ( )
Champia zostericola (Harvey) Reedman & Womersley Cape Peron, Western Australia; epiphytic on Amphibolis antarctica
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Chylocladia zostericola (Harvey) Kylin 1931: 30, pl. 17: fig. 40
Published in: Kylin, H. (1931). Die Florideenordung Rhodymeniales. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 27(11): 1-48, 8 figs, 20 plates.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chylocladia is Chylocladia kaliformis (Goodenough & Woodward) Hooker.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Champia zostericola (Harvey) Reedman & Womersley
Lomentaria zostericola Harvey
Type locality: Rottnest Island, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 349). Lectotype: Harvey; Herb. Harvey, TCD Trav. Set 195 (Womersley 1996: 129). Notes: Lectotype (Reedman & Womersly, 1976: 87).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living on or in the flowering plant Zostera.
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.
Reedman, D.J. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1976). Southern Australian species of Champia and Chylocladia (Rhodymeniales: Rhodophyta). Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 100: 75-104, 14 figs.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. Vol. 5 pp. 1-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.
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