Rhodymenia obtusa (Greville) Womersley 1996
Rhodymenia obtusa (Greville) Womersley 1996: 79, pl. 2 fig. 1; figs 28, 30D
Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. pp. -392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study with assistance from the State Herbarium of South Australia.
Publication date: "Published 28 June, 1996"
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Phyllophora obtusa Greville
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (from Bowie); (Womersley 1996: 80) Type: E?; (Womersley 1996: 80)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), obtuse, blunt (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 03 March 2009
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 03 March 2009. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2022