Helminthocladia australis

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Helminthocladia australis


Taxonavigation: Nemaliales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Nemaliophycidae
Ordo: Nemaliales

Familia: Liagoraceae
Genus: Helminthocladia
Species: Helminthocladia australis



Helminthocladia australis Harvey, 1863

  • Type locality: Fremantle, Western Australia. Type: G. Clifton; Nov. 1854; Herb. Harvey, TCD. Notes: Lectotype: TCD, Herb. Harvey, fide A.J.K. Millar 1990: 301.


  • Heterotypic
    • Helminthora tumens J.Agardh, 1890
    • Helminthocladia australis var. californica J.Agardh, 1899
    • Helminthocladia tumens (J.Agardh) J.Agardh, 1899
    • Helminthocladia gracilis N.L.Gardner, 1926
    • Helminthocladia papenfussii Kylin, 1938
    • Helminthocladia macrocephala Yamada, 1941
    • Helminthocladia californica (J.Agardh) Kylin, 1941


  • Harvey, W.H. 1863. Phycologia Australica: or, a history of Australian seaweeds; comprising coloured figures and descriptions of the more characteristic marine algae of New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, and Western Australia, and a synopsis of all known Australian algae. Vol. 5. pp. [i]–x, v–lxxiii (Synoptic catalogue), Plates CCXLI–CCC (with text). London: Lovell Reeve. Reference page. : 39, pl. 272
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Helminthocladia australis. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 5 September 2017.
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