Polyopes tenuis Womersley & J.A.Lewis 1994
Polyopes tenuis Womersley & J.A.Lewis 1994: 178, figs 48E, 51D-F, 52A
Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. & Lewis, J.A. (1994). Family Halymeniaceae Bory 1828: 158. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part IIIA. Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 167-218. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Outer Harbor, S. Australia; (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 178) Holotype: Min-Thein; 6 June 1970; drift on amphibolis; AD; A35901 (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 178) Notes: Isotype in MELU (A39828).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
1-8 m deep (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 178).
Created: 29 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi.
Last updated: 10 June 2009
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 10 June 2009. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 October 2023