Lophocladia kuetzingii ( ) P.C. 1996
Lophocladia kuetzingii (Kuntze) P.C.Silva Cape Peron, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman
Lophocladia kuetzingii (Kuntze) P.C.Silva in Silva & al. 1996: 524
Published in: Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Publication date: September 1996
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Baillouviana keutzingii Kuntze
Type locality: Fremantle, Western Australia (Womersley 2003: 250). Type: Harvey; MEL, Herb. Sonder 608855 (Womersley 2003: 250).
Origin of species name
(Latinised), Named for Friedrich Traugott Kützing (1807-1893), German Phycologist.
Baillouviana keutzingii Kuntze 1891
New for the Eastern African coast. this record is a major range extension of this species. Womersley (2003: 250) notes that this species is found in warmer western and eastern coasts of Australia.
This is a marine species.
Appears to be confined to sheltered waters on the Australian coast (Womersley 2003: 250).
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
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.
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