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Gibsmithia womersleyi Kraft & Ricker ex Kraft

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Dumontiaceae
Genus Gibsmithia

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Gibsmithia womersleyi Kraft & Ricker ex Kraft
Augusta, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Gibsmithia womersleyi Kraft & Ricker ex Kraft
Augusta, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Homoeothrix fusca Starmach

Gibsmithia womersleyi Kraft & Ricker ex Kraft Augusta, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Gibsmithia womersleyi Kraft & Ricker ex Kraft 1986: 441, figs 59-69

Published in: Kraft, G.T. (1986). The genus Gibsmithia (Dumontiaceae, Rhodophyta) in Australia. Phycologia 25: 423-447.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gibsmithia is Gibsmithia hawaiiensis Doty.

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Esperance, Western Australia (Womersley 1994: 229). Type: Kraft et al.; 20 December 1980; 11-12 m deep at "Long Jetty". MELU K7654 (Womersley 1994: 229).

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Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. 1-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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