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Sarcomenia secundata J.Agardh 1899

Publication details
Sarcomenia secundata J.Agardh 1899: 144, 147

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1899). Analecta algologica, Continuatio V. Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Andra Afdelningen, Kongl. Fysiografiska Sällskapets i Lund Handlingar 35(4): 1-160, 3 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sarcomenia is Sarcomenia delesserioides Sonder.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sarcotrichia tenera (Harvey) Womersley & Shepley

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with secund branching (Lewis & Short 1890).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Pages 144, 147 cited by Womersley (1998) and page 147 cited in Index Nominum Algarum. - (19 Jan 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
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. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. [1]-533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. & Shepley, E.A. (1959). Studies on the Sarcomenia group of the Rhodophyta. Australian Journal of Botany 7: 168-223, 110 figs, 5 plates.

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Verified by: 27 January 2009 by G.M. Guiry

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