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Sarcomenia tenera (Harvey) J.Agardh 1863

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Delesseriaceae
Subfamily Sarcomenioideae
Tribe Sarcomenieae
Genus Sarcomenia

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Sarcomenia tenera (Harvey) J.Agardh

 

Publication details
Sarcomenia tenera (Harvey) J.Agardh 1863: 1264-1266

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sarcomenia is Sarcomenia delesserioides Sonder.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sarcotrichia tenera (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley

Basionym
Dasya tenera Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Fremantle, Western Australia (Womersley & Shepley 1959: 188). Holotype: Harvey; TCD, Herb. Harvey Trav. Set 78 (Womersley 2003: 157).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), soft, delicate (Brown 1946).

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

General environment
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
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. [1]-533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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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.

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