Euptilocladia spongiosa Wollaston 1968

Euptilocladia spongiosa Wollaston

Current name: Euptilocladia spongiosa Wollaston
Two Rocks, Western AustraliaJ.M. Huisman

Publication Details
Euptilocladia spongiosa Wollaston 1968: 269, 271, 275, figs. 13 B-J, 14 A-H; pl. 4

Published in: Wollaston, E.M. (1968). Morphology and taxonomy of southern Australian genera of Crouanieae Schmitz (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 16: 217-417, 42 figs, 10 pls, 1 table.

Request PDF

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Euptilocladia.

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

Type Information
Type locality: Robe , South Australia; (Silva & al. 1996: 408) Holotype: Wollaston; 18 May 1964; AD; A27925 (Womersley 1998: 53) Notes: Womersley (1998: 53) notes that the type specimen was collected from drift and that there are also isotypes located in AD, A27925.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), spongy, porous, soft like a wet sponge (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 22 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 16 January 2020

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

Loading synonyms...
Loading notes...
Loading common names...
Loading distribution...
Loading references...
Loading bibliographical references...
Loading culture providers...

Linking to this page: https://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=3075

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 16 January 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2024

 
Currently in AlgaeBase: