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Rhodymenia cuneifolia (Hooker f. & Harvey) W.R.Taylor, nom. illeg. 1939

Publication details
Rhodymenia cuneifolia (Hooker f. & Harvey) W.R.Taylor 1939: 147, nom. illeg.

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1939). Algae collected by the "Hassler", "Albatross" and Schmitt expeditions. II. Marine algae from Uruguay, Argentina, the Falkland Islands, and the Strait of Magellan. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 24: 127-164, Plates 1-7.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodymenia is Rhodymenia palmetta (Stackhouse) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodymenia coccocarpa (Montagne) M.J.Wynne

Basionym
Phyllophora cuneifolia Hooker f. & Harvey

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: a later homonym of Rhodymenia cuneifolia Okamura - (7 Jun 2021) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Rhodymenia cuneifolia (Hooker f. & Harvey) W.R.Taylor)
South America: Argentina (Pujals 1963), Chile (Ramírez & Santelices 1991).

Antarctic and Antarctic islands: Ant./Subantarctic and islands (Papenfuss 1964).

Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2007). Rhodymenia coccocarpa, a new combination based on Phyllophora coccocarpa Mont. Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 25: 241-247, 4 figs.

Created: 01 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 10 October 2021 by E.A. Molinari Novoa

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Lee, I.K. & Kurogi, M. (1977). On the taxonomic position of Rhodymenia cuneifolia. Bulletin of the Japanese Society for Phycology 25 (Suppl.): 113-118.

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 October 2021.

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