Orthogonacladia rectangularis (A.H.S. ) G.H. & T.Wernberg 2016
Orthogonacladia rectangularis (A.H.S.Lucas) G.H.Boo & T.Wernberg South of Perth, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman
Orthogonacladia rectangularis (A.H.S.Lucas) G.H.Boo & T.Wernberg in G.H.Boo & al. 2016: 370
Published in: Boo, G.H., Le Gall, L., Miller, K.A., Freshwater, D.W., Wernberg, T., Terada, R., Yoon, K.J. & Boo, S.M. (2016). A novel phylogeny of the Gelidiales (Rhodophyta) based on five genes
including the nuclear CesA, with descriptions of Orthogonacladia gen.
nov. and Orthogonacladiaceae fam. nov. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 101: 359-372, 6 figs.
Publication date: 17 May 2016 online
The type species (holotype) of the genus Orthogonacladia is Orthogonacladia madagascariense (Andriamampandry) G.H.Boo & Le Gall.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Gelidium rectangulare A.H.S.Lucas
Lectotype locality: Flinders Bay, Western Australia (Womersley & Guiry 1994: 141). Lectotype: Lucas; September 1928; Herb. Lucas, NSW (Womersley & Guiry 1994: 141). Notes: Flinders Bay near Cape Leeuwin.
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), rectangular (Stearn 1973).
Gelidium rectangulare A.H.S.Lucas 1931
Pterocladia rectangularis (A.H.S.Lucas) Womersley & Guiry 1994
This is a marine species.
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
Created: 30 September 2016 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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