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Rhipiliopsis peltata (J.Agardh) A.Gepp & E.Gepp

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Rhipiliaceae
Genus Rhipiliopsis

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Rhipiliopsis peltata (J.Agardh) A.Gepp & E.Gepp
Canal Rocks, Western Australia. G.J. Edgar. © G.J. Edgar.

Rhipiliopsis peltata (J.Agardh) A.Gepp & E.Gepp
Map Reef, near Yanchep, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Delesseria chordalis C.Agardh

Rhipiliopsis peltata (J.Agardh) A.Gepp & E.Gepp Map Reef, near Yanchep, Western Australia.
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Rhipiliopsis peltata (J.Agardh) A.Gepp & E.Gepp 1911: 45

Published in: Gepp, A. & Gepp, E.S. (1911). The Codiaceae of the Siboga Expedition including a monograph of Flabellarieae and Udoteae Siboga-Expeditie Monographie LXII. pp. 1-150, 22 pls. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Rhipiliopsis.

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

Basionym
Udotea peltata J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Port Phillip Heads, Victoria, Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 883). Type: LD, Herb. Agardh 15800 (Womersley 1984: 248).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), target-shaped.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Udotea peltata J.Agardh 1887

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

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