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Arthrocardia flabellata subsp. australica Womersley & H.W.Johansen 1988

Publication details
Arthrocardia flabellata subsp. australica Womersley & H.W.Johansen 1988: 43, figs 2C,D, 3D-L, 4

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. & Johansen, H.W. (1988). The genus Arthrocardia (Corallinaceae: Rhodophyta) in southern Australia. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 112: 39-49.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Arthrocardia is Arthrocardia corymbosa (Lamarck) Decaisne.

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

Type information
Type locality: Nora Creina, South Australia (Womersley & Johansen 1996: 296). Holotype: Johansen 81-9-49; 16 November 1981; Upper sublittoral in large shaded pool. AD A52790 (Womersley & Johansen 1996: 296). Notes: Type: carposporangial, male.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flabellate, fan-shaped (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Not common, usually found in shaded low-level pools to a few metres deep (Womersley & Johansen in Womersley 1996: 296).

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Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. & Johansen, H.W. (1996). Subfamily Corallinoideae (Areschoug) Foslie 1908: 19. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 288-317. Adelaide & Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.

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