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Dumontia prismatica J.Agardh 1841

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

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Dumontia prismatica J.Agardh
Montebello Islands, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Dumontia prismatica J.Agardh
Montebello Islands, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Corynomorpha prismatica (J.Agardh) J.Agardh Montebello Islands, Western Australia
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Dumontia prismatica J.Agardh 1841: 19

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Dumontia is Dumontia incrassata (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Corynomorpha prismatica (J.Agardh) J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: India (Silva & al. 1996: 185).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), prism-shaped.

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
Agardh, J.G. (1876). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen tertium: de Florideis curae posteriores. Part 1. pp. [ii*-iii*], [i]-[viï], [1]-724. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: C.W.K. Gleerup.

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