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Wollastoniella mucronata (Harvey) E.M.Gordon 1972

Publication details
Wollastoniella mucronata (Harvey) E.M.Gordon 1972: 97, figs 33C, D, 34, 59B

Published in: Gordon, E.M. (1972). Comparative morphology and taxonomy of the Wrangelieae, Sphondylothamnieae and Spermothamnieae (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany, Supplement 4: 1-180, 63 figs, 3 tables.

Publication date: 11 August 1972

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Wollastoniella is Wollastoniella myriophylloides (Harvey) E.M.Gordon.

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

Wrangelia mucronata Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Tasmania - probably N coast (Womersley 1998: 85). Holotype: Gunn; Herb. Harvey, TCD (Womersley 1998: 85).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending in a short, sharp point.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Wrangelia mucronata Harvey 1859

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Wollastoniella mucronata (Harvey) E.M.Gordon)
Australia and New Zealand: South Australia (Womersley 1998), Tasmania (Womersley 1998), Victoria (Womersley 1998).

Pacific Islands: Fiji (Littler & Littler 2003).

Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. [1]-535, 235 figs, 4 col. figs in 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 October 2020.

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