Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):
Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):
Mid and upper eulittoral on cool temperate coasts
Red algae with a leaf-like erect but flaccid thallus one or two cells thick
Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):
The thallus is leaf like and one or two cells thick 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.