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Mesogloia filum Harvey 1855

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Chordariaceae
Genus Mesogloia

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Mesogloia filum Harvey
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Mesogloia filum Harvey
Cape Peron, Western Australia; scale - 100 µm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Mesogloia filum Harvey
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Cladosiphon filum (Harvey) Kylin Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Mesogloia filum Harvey 1855: 536

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Some account of the marine botany of the colony of western Australia. Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy 22: 525-566.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Mesogloia is Mesogloia vermicularis C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladosiphon filum (Harvey) Kylin

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), a thread (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: King George Sound, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 616). Type: Harvey; Herb. Harvey, TCD (Womersley 1987: 120). Notes: Harvey, Alg. Aust. Exsicc. 93B.

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
Kylin, H. (1940). Die Phaeophyceenordnung Chordariales. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 36(9): 1-67, 30 figs.

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Verified by: 27 February 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 November 2020.

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