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Rhodymenia howeana E.Y.Dawson

Publication details
Rhodymenia howeana E.Y.Dawson 1941: 135, pl. 19: fig, 9

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1941). A review of the genus Rhodymenia with descriptions of new species. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 3: 123-181, pls 18-30.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodymenia is Rhodymenia palmetta (Stackhouse) Greville.

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: La Punta, near Callao, Peru (1); Lobos de Tierra, Peru (2) (Dawson 1941: 135). Type: R.E. Coker #29 & 30 (1); R.E. Coker #149a (2); 25 January 1907 (1); 2 April 1907 (2); In beach drift (1); in the surf (2). Herb. Univ. Calif. ster. 198881; tetr. 199622; cyst. 199608 (Dawson 1941: 135). Notes: Sterile and tetrasporic types (1); Cytocarpic type (2). Section of cystocarp in plate 19: fig. 9 .

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Key references
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, O.C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.

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References
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Vásquez, J.A., Vega, A., Matsuhiro, B. & Faúndez, C. (1998). Biomass, reproductive phenology and chemical characterization of soluble polysaccharides from Rhodymenia howeana Dawson, (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodymeniales) in northern Chile. Botanica Marina 41: 235-242, 6 figs, 1 table.

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