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Mazoyerella australis (Harvey) Huisman & Womersley 1998

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Wrangeliaceae
Tribe Monosporeae
Genus Mazoyerella


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Mazoyerella australis (Harvey) Huisman & Womersley
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Mazoyerella australis (Harvey) Huisman & Womersley
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Mazoyerella australis (Harvey) Huisman & Womersley


Psilosiphon scoparius Entwisle

Mazoyerella australis (Harvey) Huisman & Womersley Rottnest Island, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Mazoyerella australis (Harvey) Huisman & Womersley in Womersley 1998: 302, 304, 305, figs 142 E-H, 143 E, F

Published in: 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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Publication date: "Published 24 December 1998"

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Mazoyerella is Mazoyerella arachnoidea (Harvey) Gordon-Mills & Womersley.

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

Corynospora australis Harvey

Type information
Lectotype locality: Rottnest Island, Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 418). Lectotype: Harvey; Herb. Harvey, TCD Trav. Set 344 Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Baldock (1976: 561).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), south, southern (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Corynospora australis Harvey 1855
Monosporus australis (Harvey) J.Agardh 1876

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

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