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Crassilingua marginifera (J.Agardh) Papenfuss 1958

Publication details
Crassilingua marginifera (J.Agardh) Papenfuss 1958: 104

Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1958). Notes on algal nomenclature. IV. Various genera and species of Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Taxon 7: 104-109.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Crassilingua is Crassilingua husseyana (J.Agardh) V.May.

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

Basionym
Delesseria marginifera J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 454). Lectotype: LD, Herb. Agardh 31467 (Womersley 2003: 83). Notes: Womersley (2003: 83) notes that the original description gave only "occid. Aust." as locality, and that the lectotype in Herb. Agardh is accompanied by a drawing with "Merrifield" and also "West Australia" on the sheet. The species is not otherwise known from Western Australia.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Delesseria marginifera J.Agardh 1885
Pachyglossum marginiferum (J.Agardh) J.Agardh 1898

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Pachyglossum husseyanum J.Agardh 1894
Nitophyllum proliferum J.Agardh 1894
Pachyglossum engelhardtii J.Agardh 1898
Pachyglossum ovale J.Agardh 1898
Pachyglossum proliferum (J.Agardh) Kylin 1924
Crassilingua husseyana (J.Agardh) V.May 1965
Crassilingua engelhardtii (J.Agardh) May 1965

General environment
This is a marine species.

Habitat
Occurs mainly in deep water or shallow but shaded positions on rough water coasts (Womersley 2003: 83).

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Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. [1]-533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. [1]-326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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