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Erythroclonium muelleri Sonder 1853

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Areschougiaceae
Genus Erythroclonium

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Erythroclonium muelleri Sonder
Cape Peron, Western Australia. Scale - 1 mm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Erythroclonium muelleri Sonder
Cape Peron, Western Australia; epiphytic on Amphibolis antarctica. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Erythroclonium muelleri Sonder

 

Nostoc parmelioides Kützing ex Bornet & Flahault

Erythroclonium muelleri Sonder Cape Peron, Western Australia; epiphytic on Amphibolis antarctica
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Erythroclonium muelleri Sonder 1853: 692

Published in: Sonder, O.G. (1853). Plantae Muellerianae. Algae. Linnaea 25: 657-703.
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Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Erythroclonium.

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

Type information
Type locality: Lefevre Peninsula, South Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 329). Lectotype: MEL 44760 (Womersley 1994: 351). Notes: Isolectotypes in MEL (44493, 44763).

Origin of species name
Noun (singular possessive) (Latinised), honouring a person with the surname Müller.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. [1]-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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