Distromium multifidum Womersley 1967

Publication Details
Distromium multifidum Womersley 1967: 220, fig.4

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (1967). A critical survey of the marine algae of southern Australia. II. Phaeophyta. Australian Journal of Botany 15: 189-270, 6 figs.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Distromium is Distromium skottsbergii Levring.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type Information
Type locality: Victor Harbor, South Australia; (Womersley 1987: 235) Type: Womersley; 19 September 1965; ADU; A29525 (Womersley 1987: 235) Notes: Womersley (1987) notes that the type was collected from drift.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), cleft into many parts (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 19 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi.

Last updated: 15 May 2009

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 15 May 2009. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 August 2022

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