Bryopsis minor Womersley Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia
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Bryopsis minor Womersley 1955: 387, fig. 1
Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (1955). New marine Chlorophyta from southern Australia. Pacific Science 9: 387-395, 11 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), smaller, inferior, lesser (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: American River inlet, Kangaroo Island, South Australia (Womersley 1984: 276). Holotype: Womersley; 6 September 1946; on black buoy. ADU A4124 (Womersley 1984: 276).
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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Verified by: 18 June 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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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.