Halymenia cervicornis J.
Halymenia cervicornis J.Agardh 1842: 97
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Platoma cyclocolpum (Montagne) F.Schmitz
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Hab. in cavernis profundioribus frigidis a mari non nimium seclusis ex insula Château d'If Galloprovincia; deilit Sollier." (Agardh 1842: 97).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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.
Created: 22 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 November 2017 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 21 May 2019.