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Sarcomenia miniata (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1863

Publication details
Sarcomenia miniata (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1863: 1260-1261

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 Platysiphonia delicata (Clemente) Cremades

Basionym
Hutchinsia miniata C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Cádiz, Spain

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), saturn-red, flame-scarlet; literally, ‘painted with red lead’ (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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.

Key references
Börgesen, F. [Børgesen, F.] (1931). Sur Platysiphonia nov. gen. et sur les organes mâles et femelles du Platysiphonia miniata (Ag.) nov. comb. (Sarcomenia miniata (Ag.) J. Ag.). In: Recueil de Travaux Cryptogamiques dédiés à Louis Mangin. (Anon. Eds), pp. 21-29. Paris: Laboratoire de Cryptogamie, Muséum National d'Historie Naturelle.

Created: 14 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 16 March 2007 by G.M. Guiry

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

Börgesen, F. [Børgesen, F.] (1931). Sur Platysiphonia nov. gen. et sur les organes mâles et femelles du Platysiphonia miniata (Ag.) nov. comb. (Sarcomenia miniata (Ag.) J. Ag.). In: Recueil de Travaux Cryptogamiques dédiés à Louis Mangin. (Anon. Eds), pp. 21-29. Paris: Laboratoire de Cryptogamie, Muséum National d'Historie Naturelle.
Weber-van Bosse, A. (1896). Notes on Sarcomenia miniata Ag.. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 34: 281-285, pl 359.

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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 26 October 2021.

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