Rhodophyllis volans Harvey 1855: 553-554
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Some account of the marine botany of the colony of western Australia. Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy 22: 525-566.
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Bifida volans (Harvey) Kuntze 1891
This is a marine species.
Lectotype locality: Rottnest Island, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 287). Lectotype: TCD, Herb Harvey Trav. Set 142 (Womersley 1994: 419). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Min-Thein & Womersley (1976: 101)
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: 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.
Created: 16 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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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 18 January 2020.