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Plocamium hamatum J.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Plocamiales
Family Plocamiaceae
Genus Plocamium

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Plocamium hamatum J.Agardh
Heron Island, Queensland. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Plocamium hamatum J.Agardh
Heron Island, Queensland; scale 1 mm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

 

Mallomonas plumosa Croome & P.A.Tyler

Plocamium hamatum J.Agardh Heron Island, Queensland
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Publication details
Plocamium hamatum J.Agardh 1876: 338

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1876). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen tertium: de Florideis curae posteriores. Part 1. pp. [ii*-iii*], [i]-[viï], [1]-724. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Plocamium is Plocamium vulgare J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Norfolk Island, South Pacific (Wynne 2002: 353).

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Source of current name
South, G.R. & Adams, N.M. (1979). A revision of the genus Plocamium Lamouroux (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales) in New Zealand. Phycologia 18: 120-132.

Created: 19 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 08 July 2011 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Denys, R., Coll, J.C. & Price, I.R. (1991). Chemically mediated interactions between the red alga Plocamium hamatum (Rhodophyta) and the octocoral Sinularia cruciata (Alcyonacea). Marine Biology, Berlin 108(2): 315-320.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 May 2019.

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