156,358 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,018 images, 60,432 bibliographic items, 446,051 distributional records.

Laurencia filiformis f. dendritica Saito & Womersley

Publication details
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.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laurencia is Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

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).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Habitat
On rock or jetty piles, on moderate to rough-water coasts (Womersley 2003: 473).

Type information
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).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. [1]-533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

Created: 03 November 2003 by Wendy Guiry

Verified by: 17 February 2009 by Wendy Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 576 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=61902

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
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.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio