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Halymenia villosa Huisman & De Clerck

Publication details
Halymenia villosa Huisman & De Clerck 2018: 291, fig. 82 F-H

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.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Halymenia is Halymenia floresii (Clemente) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), villous, shaggy with farily long soft straight not interwoven ascending hairs (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Beagle Reef, W.A., 15°20.178'S, 123°30.774'E" [Western Australia] (Huisman & De Clerck 2018: 291). Holotype: J.M.Huisman; 19 Oct. 2011; epilithic at 16 m. PERTH 08714630 (Huisman & De Clerck 2018: 291).

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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 22 May 2019.

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