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Hypoglossum harveyanum (J.Agardh) Womersley & Shepley 1982

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Delesseriaceae
Subfamily Delesserioideae
Tribe Hypoglosseae
Genus Hypoglossum


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Hypoglossum harveyanum (J.Agardh) Womersley & Shepley
pl. LIX [55] from Phycologia australica. 16 Oct 2020. © Out of copyright.


Publication details
Hypoglossum harveyanum (J.Agardh) Womersley & Shepley 1982: 330, figs 1 D, 5, 6

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. & Shepley, E.A. (1982). Southern Australian species of Hypoglossum (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 30: 321-346, 9 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Hypoglossum is Hypoglossum woodwardii Kützing.

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

Delesseria harveyana J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Port Jackson, New South Wales, Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 458). Lectotype: Charles Moore; LD herb. alg. Agardh 31545 ( Harvey, Alg. Aust. Exsicc. 277L) (Womersley 2003: 50). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Womersley & Shepley (1982: 333).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Delesseria harveyana J.Agardh 1873
Membranoptera harveyana (J.Agardh) Kuntze 1891
Hydrolapatha harveyana (J.Agardh) Kuntze 1898

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Delesseria serrulata Harvey 1858
Hypoglossum serrulatum J.Agardh 1898

Taxonomic notes
According to Womersley (2003: 48), Delesseria serrulata Harvey 1858: pl. 59 [not D. serrulata Harvey 1857: 331 from Japan] is a synonym of Hypoglossum harveyanum (J. Agardh) Womersley & Shepley. - (21 Jan 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Huisman, J.M. & Lin, S.-M. (2018). Delesseriaceae. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 437-476. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

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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