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Pachymenia apoda J.Agardh 1890

Publication details
Pachymenia apoda J.Agardh 1890: 14

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1890). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Sjette afdelningen.). Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Andra Afdelningen, Kongl. Fysiografiska Sällskapets i Lund Handlingar 26(3): 1-125, III pls.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Pachymenia is Pachymenia carnosa (J.Agardh) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pachymenia orbicularis (Zanardini) Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Type information
Type locality: Ad Tasmaniam et oras australes Novae Hollandiae (Port Phillip, Encounter Bay) (Agardh 1890: 14). Notes: According to Womersley & Lewis (1994: 211), the type is from Puebla Bay (NE of Torquay), Victoria (Wilson 101, 18.ix.1886; in Herb Agardh, LD, 22427).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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.

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