Wrangelia nobilis J.D.Hooker &
Wrangelia nobilis J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1847: 411
Published in: Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. (1847). Algae tasmanicae: being a catalogue of the species of algae collected on the shores of Tasmania by Ronald Gunn, Esq., Dr. Heannerett, Mrs. Smith, Dr. Lyall and Dr. J.D. Hooker; with characters of the new species. London Journal of Botany 6: 397-417.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), famous, renowned, grand, or notable.
Wrangelia jeannerettii J.D.Hooker & Harvey
Griffithsia radiciformis Hooker & Harvey 1847
Wrangelia dasyclada Harvey ex Kützing 1849
Wrangelia clavigera Harvey 1863
Wrangelia ballioides J.Agardh 1876
According to Womersley (1998: 31), Wrangelia comosa sensu Kützing 1849: 664 (in part) is a synonym of Wrangelia nobilis Hooker & Harvey. - (9 Dec 2008) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Georgetown (Womersley 1998: 33). Lectotype: Gunn 1324; BM (Womersley 1998: 33).
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. -535, 235 figs, 4 col. figs in 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
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Verified by: 02 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 December 2019.