Bryopsis foliosa Sonder 1845
Bryopsis foliosa Sonder Cape Peron, Western Australia; scale 1 mm
© J.M. Huisman
Bryopsis foliosa Sonder 1845: 49
Published in: Sonder, G. (1845). Nova algarum genera et species, quas in itinere ad oras occidentales Novae Hollandiae, collegit L. Priess, Ph. Dr. Botanische Zeitung 3: 49-57.
Status of name
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Bryopsis gracilis Sonder 1845
According to Silva et al. (1996) the name Bryopsis gemellipara has been misapplied to this species by Womersley (1956: 363) (Rottnest Island record).
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Western Australia (probably near Fremantle) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 805). Holotype: Preiss; MEL 26486 (Womersley 1984: 280). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Womersley (1984: 280) for more information on the type locality of this species.
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
Kim, G.H. & Klochkova, T.A. (2010). Bryopsidales. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 1, Number 1. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae: Ulotrichales, Ulvales, Cladophorales, Bryopsidales. Marine green algae. (Bae, E.H., Kim, H.-S., Kwon, C.-J., Hwang, I.-K., Kim, G.H. & Klochkova, T.A. Eds), pp. 157-209. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.
Wynne, M.J. (2005). Two new species of Bryopsis (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) from the Sultanate of Oman, with a census of currently recognized species in the genus. Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 24: 229-256, 9 figs.
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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 20 September 2020.