Thamnophyllis lacerata Womersley & R.E.Norris 1971

Stauromenia lacerata (Womersley & R.E.Norris) G.W.Saunders

Current name: Stauromenia lacerata (Womersley & R.E.Norris) G.W.Saunders
Australia - 25 May 2011. John Huisman (

Publication Details
Thamnophyllis lacerata Womersley & R.E.Norris 1971: 25, figs 48-52, 94-96

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. & Norris, R.E. (1971). The morphology and taxonomy of Australian Kallymeniaceae (Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany (Suppl. 2): 1-62, 108 figs..

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Thamnophyllis is Thamnophyllis pocockiae R.E.Norris.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stauromenia lacerata (Womersley & R.E.Norris) G.W.Saunders.

Type Information
Type locality: "Great Taylor Bay, Bruny I., Tas." [Tasmania]; (Womersley & Norris 1971: 25) Holotype: [S.] Shepherd; 7 February 1970; 10-16 m deep; AD; A35159 (Womersley & Norris 1971: 25) Notes: Womersley (1994: 249) notes that there are isotypes distributed to various herbaria.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 12 July 2000 by Fabio Rindi.

Last updated: 24 February 2023

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 24 February 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 01 December 2023

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