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Grateloupia tasmanica Womersley & J.A.Lewis 1994

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Halymeniales
Family Halymeniaceae
Genus Grateloupia

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Grateloupia tasmanica Womersley & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanica, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Grateloupia tasmanica Womersley & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanica, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Grateloupia tasmanica Womersley & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanica, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Grateloupia tasmanica Womersley & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanicus, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Grateloupia tasmanica Womersley & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanicus, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Grateloupia tasmanica Womersley & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanicus, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Zanardinula vizcainensis E.Y.Dawson

Polyopes tasmanicus (Womersley & J.A.Lewis) Kawaguchi & J.A.Lewis Polyopes tasmanica, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Grateloupia tasmanica Womersley & J.A.Lewis 1994: 201, 202, figs 59C-E, 60D-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 Grateloupia is Grateloupia filicina (J.V.Lamouroux) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polyopes tasmanicus (Womersley & J.A.Lewis) Kawaguchi & J.A.Lewis

Type information
Type locality: Taroona, Tasmania (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 202). Holotype: Sanderson; 24 November 1991; low eulittoral. AD A61532 (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 202). Notes: Womersley (1994: 202) notes that there is an isotype in AD.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Kawaguchi, S., Wang, H.-W., Horiguchi, T., Lewis, J.A. & Masuda, M. (2002). Rejection of Sinkoraena and transfer of some species of Carpopeltis and Sinkoraena to Polyopes (Rhodophyta, Halymeniaceae). Phycologia 41: 619-635.

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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 24 July 2021.

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