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Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Halymeniales
Family Halymeniaceae
Genus Halymenia

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Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh
Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh
Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh
microscope, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2006; surface view. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh
microscope, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2006; TS thallus. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh
microscope, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2006; TS thallus. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh
microscope, TS thallus with cystocarp, Spain, Galicia, Ría de Arosa, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh
microscope, Galicia, Spain, 2007; TS thallus. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh
microscope, Ría de Vigo, Galicia, Spain; TS thallus. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh
with Cruoria rosea, microscope, Ría de Vigo, Galicia, Spain. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Cladophora expansa (Mertens) Kützing

Halarachnion ligulatum (Woodward) Kützing microscope, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2006; TS thallus
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh 1822: 210

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1822). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [v-vi], 169-398. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Halymenia is Halymenia floresii (Clemente) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halarachnion ligulatum (Woodward) Kützing

Basionym
Ulva ligulata Woodward

Type information
Type locality: Yarmouth and Cromer, Norfolk, U.K. (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 184). Lectotype: BM-K An undated, unlocalised specimen labelled ‘from Mr Woodward’ selected as provisional lectotype (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 184).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ligulate (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Key references
Zanardini, G. (1864). Scelta di Ficee nuove o più rare del mare Adriatico. Memorie del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 12: [7]-43, pls I-VIII.

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Verified by: 25 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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