Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province.
IBRA Regions: Pilbara.
IBRA Subregions: Roebourne.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Karratha.
Habit and structure. Thallus forming dense prostrate mats composed of stiff irregularly curved decumbent filaments attached by numerous rhizoidal branchlets, septate or non-septate. Cells (225-) 275–400 (–550) µm diam. [L:B 0.75–3 (–4)].
Distribution. Widespread in the Indian and Pacific Oceans.
Habitat. Generally epilithic in the high intertidal, on rock associated with sand.
[After Huisman & Leliaert, Algae of Australia: Mar. Benthic Algae of North-western Australia, 1. Green and Brown Algae 49 (2015)]
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