Halymenia kraftii & J.A.
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for Gerald Thompson Kraft, Australian phycologist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
At depths of 10- 45 m (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 193).
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).
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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