Halymenia dichotoma (J. ) J. , nom. illeg.
Halymenia dichotoma (J.Agardh) J.Agardh 1876: 136, nom. illeg.
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 currently regarded as a synonym of Sebdenia dichotoma Berthold
Chrysymenia dichotoma J.Agardh
type locality: near Marseilles, France J. Agardh; LD 27143 (: Codomier 1973: 103).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dichotomous, having divisions always in pairs (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Halymenia dichotoma (J.Agardh) Montagne, 1846. - (25 Jul 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 17 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in 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.