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Curdiea angustata (Sonder) A.J.K.Millar

Publication details
Curdiea angustata (Sonder) A.J.K.Millar 1990: 342

Published in: Millar, A.J.K. (1990). Marine red algae of the Coffs Harbour region, northern New South Wales. Australian Systematic Botany 3: 293-593, 76 figs, 2 tables.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Curdiea is Curdiea laciniata Harvey.

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

Basionym
Epymenia angustata Sonder

Type information
Type locality: Gulf St Vincent, South Australia (Womersley 1996: 40). Holotype: Mueller; MEL 670225 (Womersley 1996: 40).

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), narrowed (Sreenivasa Rao 1965).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Epymenia angustata Sonder 1853

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gracilaria calophyllis Areschoug 1854
Curdiea laciniata Harvey 1855
Curdiea meredithiae J.Agardh 1876
Curdiea kuetzingiana J.Agardh 1896
Curdiea engelhartii J.Agardh 1901
Curdiea calophyllis (Areschoug) Fredericq 1989

General environment
This is a marine species.

Habitat
Usually in deep water on rough-water coasts (Womersley 1996:41).

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Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. Vol. 5 pp. 1-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.

Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 February 2020.

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