Rhodophyllis fimbriata A.D. 1908
Rhodophyllis fimbriata A.D.Cotton 1908: 99
Published in: Cotton, A.D. (1908). The New Zealand species of Rhodophyllis. Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information Kew Botanic Gardens 3: 97-102.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Craspedocarpus ramentaceus (C.Agardh) Min-Thein & Womersley
Type locality: George Town (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Mr Gunn (1328); (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fringed.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
As Rhodymenia fimbriata J.D.Hooker & Harvey, 1847, is illegitimate (priority for Rhodymenia fimbriata Greville, 1830), Rhodophyllis fimbriata A.D.Cotton can be treated as a new name with the same type. - (17 Jan 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. -508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
Created: 23 May 2003 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 17 January 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2021.