Halymenia muelleri Sonder 1853
Halymenia muelleri Sonder 1853: 677
Published in: Sonder, O.G. (1853). Plantae Muellerianae. Algae. Linnaea 25: 657-703.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Lefevre Pen., S. Australia (Womersley & Bailey 1987: 197). Lectotype: Mueller; July, 1852; MEL 502396 (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 197). Notes: Isolectotype: MEL, 502397. Syntypes: 1847 collection (MEL, 502394).
Origin of species name
Noun (singular possessive) (Latinised), honouring a person with the surname Müller.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Appears to be a deep-water alga (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 197).
Source of current name
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.
Created: 09 July 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 12 June 2009 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 April 2021.