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Rhodymenia palmatiformis f. linearis Skottsberg 1919

Publication details
Rhodymenia palmatiformis f. linearis Skottsberg 1919: 23

Published in: Kylin, H. & Skottsberg, C. (1919). Zur Kenntnis der subantarktischen und antarktischen Meeresalgen. II. Rhodophyceen. In: Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Schwedischen Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903. (Nordenskjöld, O. Eds) Vol. 4: 2, pp. 1-88. Stockholm: Litographisches Institut des Generalstabs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodymenia is Rhodymenia palmetta (Stackhouse) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palmaria georgica (Reinsch) R.W.Ricker

Rhodymenia linearis J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "in mari Australi" (Silva & al. 1996: 370). Type: Hoffman-Bang misit; Herb. Agardh, LD 26970 (Womersley 1996: 86).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
The basionym is, with doubt, attributed to "Sphaerococcus linearis Kutz. Sp. Alg. 780, Tab. phyc. XVIII, 32, t. 91" both of which names are based on Rhodymenia linearis J. Agardh (q.v.) based on plants "in mari australi" which have not been examined. A latin diagnosis is also provided: "profunde subdichotoma laciniis linearibus augustis" and the forma name is treated as new here.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2021.

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