Rhipilia nigrescens & Prud’homme
Rhipilia nigrescens Coppejans & Prud’homme Australia
© J.M. Huisman
Rhipilia nigrescens Coppejans & Prud’homme 1990: 261
Published in: Coppejans, E. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (1990). A note on Rhipilia nigrescens Coppejans & Prud'Homme van Reine. Blumea 35: 261-262.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), becoming black (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Tukang Besi Islands, west coast of Binongko, Indonesia (Coppejans et al. 2001: 424). Holotype: Coastal reef slope. L SN 10285A (Millar & Kraft 2001: 31).
Huisman, J.M. & Verbruggen, H. (2015). Rhipiliaceae. In: Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 139-143. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Millar, A.J.K. & Kraft, G.T. (2001). Monograph of the green macroalgal genus Rhipilia (Udoteaceae, Halimedales), with a description of R. crassa sp. nov. from Australia and the Philippines. Phycologia 40: 21-34.
Created: 25 April 2002 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 02 September 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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Coppejans, E. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (1990). A note on Rhipilia nigrescens Coppejans & Prud'Homme van Reine. Blumea 35: 261-262.
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