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Avrainvillea calathina Kraft & Olsen-Stojkovich 1985

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Dichotomosiphonaceae
Genus Avrainvillea


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Avrainvillea calathina Kraft & Olsen-Stojkovich
Heron Island, Queensland. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.


Cyclotella hakanssoniae Wendker

Avrainvillea calathina Kraft & Olsen-Stojkovich Heron Island, Queensland
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Avrainvillea calathina Kraft & Olsen-Stojkovich 1985: 339 ('calithina'), figs 1-16 (as 'calithina' )

Published in: Kraft, G.T. & Olsen-Stojkovich, J. (1985). Avrainvillea calithina (Udoteaceae, Bryopsidales), a new green alga from Lord Howe Island, NSW, Australia. Phycologia 24: 339-345, 16 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Avrainvillea is Avrainvillea nigricans Decaisne.

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Orthography corrected from 'calitina' in A.J.K. Millar & G.T. Kraft, Austral. Syst. Bot. 7: 434. 1994.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Old Gulch, Lord Howe Island (Kraft 2000: 609). Type: G.T. Kraft & R.W. Ricker (Kraft 9534); 9.xii.1978; MELU A36037 (Kraft 2000: 609).

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Key references
Kraft, G.T. (2000). Marine and estuarine benthic green algae (Chlorophyta) of Lord Howe Island, south-western Pacific. Australian Systematic Botany 13: 509-648.

Kraft, G.T. (2007). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 1. Green algae. pp. [i]-vi, 1-347, 110 text-figs; 11 pls. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.

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