Alleynea bicornis Womersley 2003: 218, fig. 92
Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Alleynea.
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This is a distinctive deep-water alga on the western coasts of South Australia (Womersley 2003: 220).
Type locality: Chinamans Hat Island beach, Yorke Pen., South Australia (Womersley 2003: 219). Holotype (tetrasporangial): Womersley; 16 December 1999; Drift. AD A68425 (Womersley 2003: 219). Notes: Syntype: cystocarpic; 2 isotypes: tetrasporangial.
Created: 24 September 2003 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 02 October 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2019.