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Halymenia kraftii Womersley & J.A.Lewis 1994

Publication details
Halymenia kraftii Womersley & J.A.Lewis 1994: 192, 193, 190, fig. 55 D, E, fig. 56 C-F

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. & Lewis, J.A. (1994). Family Halymeniaceae Bory 1828: 158. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part IIIA. Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 167-218. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Halymenia is Halymenia floresii (Clemente) C.Agardh.

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

Type information
Type locality: Port Arthur, Tasmania (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 193). Holotype: 1 March 1990; 18 m deep. AD A60297 (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 193). Notes: Womersley (1994:193) notes that the type material was collected at a depth of 18 m (AIMS-NCI Q66C 3836-L).

Eponomy
Named for Gerald Thompson Kraft, Australian phycologist.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Habitat
At depths of 10- 45 m (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 193).

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Key references
Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

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