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Webervanbossea splachnoides (Harvey) De Toni fil. 1936

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Rhodymeniales
Family Faucheaceae
Genus Webervanbossea


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Webervanbossea splachnoides (Harvey) De Toni fil.
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Webervanbossea splachnoides (Harvey) De Toni fil.
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Webervanbossea splachnoides (Harvey) De Toni fil.


Publication details
Webervanbossea splachnoides (Harvey) De Toni fil. 1936: [6]

Published in: De Toni, G. (1936). Noterelle di nomenclatura algologica. VII. Primo elenco di Floridee omonime. pp. 8. Brescia: Privately published. [in Italian]

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Webervanbossea is Bindera splachnoides Harvey.

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

Bindera splachnoides Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Garden Island, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 371). Lectotype: Herb. Harvey, TCD (Womersley 1996: 61).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Bindera splachnoides Harvey 1859
Chondrosiphon splachnoides (Harvey) K├╝tzing 1869
Amphiplexia splachnoides (Harvey) Kraft 1977

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Halymenia saccata Harvey 1860
Bindera saccata (Harvey) J.Agardh 1885

General environment
This is a marine species.

Essentially a deep-water alga on moderate to rough-water coasts (Womersley 1996: 63).

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Key references
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. (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.

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