Sarcomenia mutabilis ( ) J. 1863
Sarcomenia mutabilis (Harvey) J.Agardh 1863: 1261-1262
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Platysiphonia mutabilis (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley
Polysiphonia mutabilis Harvey
Type locality: Fremantle, Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 465). Lectotype: on “Zostera” (=Posidonia). TCD, Herb. Harvey Alg. Aust. Exsicc. 116A (Womersley 2003: 162).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), variable.
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.
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 29 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 January 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 27 October 2021.