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Platysiphonia hypneoides (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley 1959

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Delesseriaceae
Subfamily Sarcomenioideae
Tribe Sarcomenieae
Genus Platysiphonia

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Platysiphonia hypneoides (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Platysiphonia hypneoides (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley

Platysiphonia hypneoides (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley
Rottnest Island, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Callithamnion consanguineum Harvey

Platysiphonia hypneoides (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley Rottnest Island, Western Australia.
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Platysiphonia hypneoides (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley 1959: 209

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. & Shepley, E.A. (1959). Studies on the Sarcomenia group of the Rhodophyta. Australian Journal of Botany 7: 168-223, 110 figs, 5 plates.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Platysiphonia is Platysiphonia miniata (C.Agardh) Børgesen.

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

Basionym
Sarcomenia hypneoides Harvey

Type information
Syntype localities: Garden Island and Fremantle, Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 465).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sarcomenia hypneoides Harvey 1855

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Platysiphonia hypneoides (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley)
Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Huisman 2019), Western Australia (Huisman & Walker 1990, Huisman 2000, Wynne 2014).

Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

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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