Laurencia filiformis f. dendritica &
Laurencia filiformis f. dendritica Saito & Womersley 1974: 834, fig. 16
Published in: Saito, Y. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1974). The southern Australian species of Laurencia (Ceramiales: Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 22: 815-874, 27 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Laurencia filiformis (C.Agardh) Montagne
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thread-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
On rock or jetty piles, on moderate to rough-water coasts (Womersley 2003: 473).
Type locality: Vivonne Bay, Kangaroo I., South Australia (Womersley 2003: 470). Holotype: Kraft; 15 July 1972; 0-2 m deep on jetty piles. AD A42549 (Womersley 2003: 470).
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 03 November 2003 by Wendy 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 21 September 2019.