Schmitzia evanescens


Taxonavigation: Gigartinales 

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

Familia: Calosiphoniaceae
Genus: Schmitzia
Species: Schmitzia evanescens


Schmitzia evanescens M.W.Hawkes, 1982

  • Type locality: "Waterfall Reef", Leigh Marine Reserve, North I., New Zealand, 36°16.3’ S; 174°48.2’ E.
  • Holotype: CHR 373281. Isotypes: WELT A 11847, UBC A 64038.


  • Hawkes, M.W. 1982. Schmitzia evanescens sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales) a new species of Calosiphonaceae from the northeastern New Zealand coast. Journal of Phycology 18: 368–378. Reference page. : 369, figs 2–6, 8–23
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Schmitzia evanescens. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 20 December 2017.