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Bryopsis macraildii Womersley

Publication details
Bryopsis macraildii Womersley 1984: 276, figs 93C-E, 94C, D

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (1984). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part I. pp. 329, 102 figs, 16 plates. Adelaide: Government Printer, South Australia.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Bryopsis is Bryopsis pennata J.V.Lamouroux.

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Rottnest Island, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 806). Holotype: Womersley; 6 September 1979; low eulittoral on platforms. ADU A50706 (Womersley 1984: 278). Notes: Womersley (1984: 278) notes that there are isotypes distributed as “Marine Algae of southern Australia” No. 233. Type locality: King Head, Rottnest I., W. Aust. (Womersley, 1984).

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Key references
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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Michael Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2019.

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