Herposiphonia tenella

Herposiphonia tenella (fig. A, top left)

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Ceramiales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Rhodymeniophycidae
Ordo: Ceramiales

Familia: Rhodomelaceae
Tribus: Herposiphonieae
Genus: Herposiphonia
Species: Herposiphonia tenella

NameEdit

Herposiphonia tenella (C.Agardh) Ambronn, 1880

SynonymsEdit

  • Basionym
    • Hutchinsia tenella C.Agardh, 1828
      • Type locality: Sicily.
  • Homotypic

According to Diaz-Tapia & Bárbara (2013: 338), this is a synonym of Herposiphonia secunda f. tenella. Furnari et al. (2003), Schneider & Searles (1997), and Masuda & Kogame (2000) consider H. tenella as distinct species.

ReferencesEdit

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