Halymenia ulvoidea (Sonder) Kützing 1849
Gelinaria ulvoidea Sonder Cape Peron, Western Australia
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Halymenia ulvoidea (Sonder) Kützing 1849: 718
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 23-24 July 1849
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelinaria ulvoidea Sonder
Gelinaria ulvoidea Sonder
Type locality: Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 193). Type: Preiss; HGB, MEL 668412 (MEL) (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 208). Notes: Womersley & Lewis (1994: 208) note that HGB holds a Preiss specimen, and in MEL (668412) there are two pieces on mica, one 5 cm long, plus Sonder's notes and drawing of the larger specimen in HBG.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
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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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.