Kentrophora pectinella (Harvey) S.M.Wilson & Kraft 2001

Kentrophora pectinella (Harvey) S.M.Wilson & Kraft

Kentrophora pectinella (Harvey) S.M.Wilson & KraftLord Howe Island, Australia - 21 November 2010. Michael Guiry (

Publication Details
Kentrophora pectinella (Harvey) S.M.Wilson & Kraft 2001: 175

Published in: Henderson, R.J.F., Wilson, S.M. & Kraft, G.T. (2001). Kentrophora S.M. Wilson & Kraft, a new name for an algal genus in tribe Amansieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyceae). Austrobaileya 6: 175-176.

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

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

Dictyomenia pectinella Harvey

Type Information
Type locality: Garden Island, Western Australia; (Harvey 1855: 538) Holotype: W.H.Harvey; TCD; Harvey Travelling Set No. 290 (Huisman 2018: 519) Notes: Type illustrated by S.M.Wilson & G.T.Kraft (2000: fig. 17).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 09 October 2018

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 October 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 15 August 2022

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