Kallymenia rosea & R.E.Norris
Kallymenia rosea Womersley & R.E.Norris 1971: 9, 10, figs 13-18, 81, 82
Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. & Norris, R.E. (1971). The morphology and taxonomy of Australian Kallymeniaceae (Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany (Suppl. 2): 1-62, 108 figs..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Austrokallymenia rosea (Womersley & R.E.Norris) Huisman & G.W.Saunders
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rose-coloured (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Botany Bay, New South Wales, Australia (Kraft et al. 1999: 13). Holotype (female): Lucas; "2", june 1906; NSW (Womersley & Norris 1971: 11).
Source of current name
Saunders, G.W., Huisman, J.M., Vergés, A., Kraft, G.T. & Le Gall, L. (2017). Phylogenetic analyses support recognition of ten new genera, ten new species and 16 new combinations in the family Kallymeniaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 38(2): 79-132, 126 figs.
Aziz, A. & Nurul Islam, A.K.M. & Jahan, A. (2008). Marine algae of the St. Martin's Island, Bangladesh. VI. New records of species of the genus Kallymenia J. Ag. (Rhodophyta). Bangladesh Journal of Botany 37(2): 173-178, 4 figs.
Created: 18 July 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald
Verified by: 16 June 2017 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 January 2020.