Acanthophora dendroides 1855
Acanthophora dendroides Harvey Cape Peron, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman
Acanthophora dendroides Harvey 1855: 538
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Rottnest Island, Western Australia (Harvey 1855: 538). Lectotype: W.H.Harvey; TCD Harvey Trav. Set 224 (Parnell & al. 2010: 138). Notes: According to Perrone et al. (2006), the "holotype" is located in BM.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tree-like, resembling a tree in shape (Stearn 1973).
Acanthochondria falkenbergii Weber Bosse 1888
This is a marine species.
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Jong, Y.S.D.M. de, Hitipeuw, C. & Prud'Homme van Reine, W.F. (1999). A taxonomic, phylogenetic and biogeographic study of the genus Acanthophora (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Blumea 44: 217-249.
Perrone, C., Cecere, E. & Furnari, G. (2006). Growth pattern assessment in the genus Acanthophora (Rhodophyta, Ceramiales). Phycologia 45: 37-43.
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 27 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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Bano, S., Shafiuddin, Perveen, S., Bano, N., Ahmad, V.U. & Shameel, M. (1987). Chemical constituents of red algae Acanthophora dendroides and Halymenia porphyroides. Pakistan Journal of Botany 19: 253-257.
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