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Craspedocarpus ramentaceus (C.Agardh) Min-Thein & Womersley 1976

Publication details
Craspedocarpus ramentaceus (C.Agardh) Min-Thein & Womersley 1976: 117, figs 43, 44, 65, 66A

Published in: Min-Thein, U. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1976). Studies on southern Australian taxa of Solieriaceae, Rhabdoniaceae and Rhodophyllidaceae (Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 24: 1-166, 69 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Craspedocarpus is Craspedocarpus erosus (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) F.Schmitz.

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

Basionym
Delesseria ramentacea C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "Ad litus meridionale Novae Hollandiae. Vidi in coliectione Musaei Parisiensis" (Agardh 1822: 177). Lectotype: LD Herb. Agardh, 27352 (Womersley 1994: 425). Notes: Agardh specifically designates as type Fucus N:o B b, Musei Parisiensis, so it peculiar that lectotype in LD has been designated.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Delesseria ramentacea C.Agardh 1822
Calliblepharis ramentacea (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1852
Rhodophyllis ramentacea (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1876
Rhodophyllis goodwiniae J.Agardh 1876

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Rhodymenia fimbriata J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1847
Dictyopsis fimbriata Sonder 1855
Rhodophyllis dictyopsis Harvey 1863
Rhodophyllis fimbriata A.D.Cotton 1908

General environment
This is a marine species.

Habitat
Found in deep water on open coasts or where there is strong current flow (Womersley 1994: 427)

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Key references
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. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. 1-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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