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Mammea dorsifera (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Solieriaceae
Genus Mammea


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Mammea dorsifera (C.Agardh) J.Agardh
Canal Rocks, Western Australia. 08 May 2019. G.J.Edgar. © G.J.Edgar.

Mammea dorsifera (C.Agardh) J.Agardh
Harvey, W.H. (1849). Nereis australis, or algae of the southern ocean: being figures and descriptions of marine plants, collected on the shores of the Cape of Good Hope, the extra-tropical Australian colonies, Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Antarctic r.


Mallomonas oviformis Nygaard

Callophycus dorsifer (C.Agardh) P.C.Silva Canal Rocks, Western Australia
© G.J.Edgar

Publication details
Mammea dorsifera (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1841: 22

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.
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Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Mammea.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Callophycus dorsifer (C.Agardh) P.C.Silva

Rhodomela dorsifera C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "ad oras novae Hollandiae" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 328). Holotype: PC, Herb. Agardh, LD (part) 25552 (Womersley 1994: 335). Notes: Part in Herb. Agardh, LD, 25552.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

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.

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Verified by: 23 September 2004 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 13 December 2019.

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