Halymenia lunata & De Clerck
Halymenia lunata Huisman & De Clerck 2018: 285, fig. 81 A, B
Published in: Huisman, J.M. & De Clerck, O. (2018). Halymeniales. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 279-294. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crescent-shaped (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "pipeline, Dampier Archipelago, W.A., 20°24.484'S, 116°46.319'E" (Huisman & De Clerck 2018: 285). Holotype: J.M.Huisman; 8 Sept. 1999; on igneous artificial reef covering pipeline, 14 m. PERTH 07173792 (Huisman & De Clerck 2018: 285).
Created: 26 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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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 26 May 2019.