Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):
Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):
Red algae with minute thalli (to a few mm high), with erect, simple filaments attached by rhizoids
Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):
The thallus is erect, filamentous and one to a few cells broad 1
Links to description of this species:
Womersley, H. B. S. (1994). “The marine benthic flora of Southern Australia. Rhodophyta. Part IIIA, Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato)”. ABRS, Canberra.