Spongoclonium conspicuum Sonder 1855
Spongoclonium conspicuum Sonder Augusta, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman
Spongoclonium conspicuum Sonder 1855: 515
Published in: Sonder [O.G.] (1855 '1854'). [Plantae Muellerianae] Algae annis 1852 et 1853 collectae. Linnaea 26: 506-528.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Spongoclonium.
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Callithamnion conspicuum (Sonder) Harvey 1859
Callithamnion tingens Harvey 1859
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cape Liptrap, Victoria, Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 425). Holotype: Mueller; 1853; (Womersley 1998: 289). Notes: Womersley (1998: 289) notes that the holotype is missing from MEL, 1007336 (see Wollaston (1990: 21).
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
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.
Created: 23 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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