Plocamium hamatum J.
Plocamium hamatum J.Agardh Heron Island, Queensland
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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], -724. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Norfolk Island, South Pacific (Wynne 2002: 353).
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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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.