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Polyopes tasmanicus (Womersley & J.A.Lewis) Kawaguchi & J.A.Lewis 2002

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Halymeniales
Family Halymeniaceae
Genus Polyopes

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Polyopes tasmanicus (Womersley & J.A.Lewis) Kawaguchi & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanica, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyopes tasmanicus (Womersley & J.A.Lewis) Kawaguchi & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanica, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyopes tasmanicus (Womersley & J.A.Lewis) Kawaguchi & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanica, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyopes tasmanicus (Womersley & J.A.Lewis) Kawaguchi & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanicus, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyopes tasmanicus (Womersley & J.A.Lewis) Kawaguchi & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanicus, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Polyopes tasmanicus (Womersley & J.A.Lewis) Kawaguchi & J.A.Lewis
Polyopes tasmanicus, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

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Polyopes tasmanicus (Womersley & J.A.Lewis) Kawaguchi & J.A.Lewis Polyopes tasmanica, Cressy Beach, Tasmania, Australia
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Publication details
Polyopes tasmanicus (Womersley & J.A.Lewis) Kawaguchi & J.A.Lewis in Kawaguchi & al. 2002: 634

Published in: Kawaguchi, S., Wang, H.-W., Horiguchi, T., Lewis, J.A. & Masuda, M. (2002). Rejection of Sinkoraena and transfer of some species of Carpopeltis and Sinkoraena to Polyopes (Rhodophyta, Halymeniaceae). Phycologia 41: 619-635.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Polyopes is Polyopes constrictus (Turner) J.Agardh.

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

Basionym
Grateloupia tasmanica Womersley & J.A.Lewis

Type information
Type locality: Taroona, Tasmania (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 202). Holotype: Sanderson; 24 November 1991; low eulittoral. AD A61532 (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 202). Notes: Womersley (1994: 202) notes that there is an isotype in AD.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Grateloupia tasmanica Womersley & J.A.Lewis 1994
Sinkoraena tasmanica (H.B.S.Womersley & J.A.Lewis) H.-B.Lee, J.A.Lewis, Kraft & I.K.Lee 1997

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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