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Melanothamnus nudus (Mamoozadeh & Freshwater) Freshwater

Publication details
Melanothamnus nudus (Mamoozadeh & Freshwater) Freshwater in Díaz-Tapia et al. 2017: 8, table 4

Published in: Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.

Publication date: February 2017

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melanothamnus is Melanothamnus somalensis Bornet & Falkenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Polysiphonia nuda Mamoozadeh & Freshwater

Type information
Holotype locality: Parque de Juventud, Calle Primero, Colon, Caribbean coast of Panama (9º22.004' N, 079º54.259' W) (Mamoozadeh & Freshwater 2012: 335). Holotype: Brian Wysor; 20 May 2009; growing intertidally on synthetic plastic among rubble. US Alg. Coll. 211334 (=PHYCOS-2613) including US Algal Collection slides nos. -8611 thru-8614 (Mamoozadeh & Freshwater 2012: 335). Notes: Isotype in WNC, WNC32156. Herbarium sheets and permanent slides.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia nuda Mamoozadeh & Freshwater 2012

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

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