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Hapalidium coccineum P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Publication details
Hapalidium coccineum P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1859: 285

Published in: Crouan, P.L. & Crouan, H.M. (1859). Notice sur le genre Hapalidium. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Quatrième série 12: 284-287, pl. 21.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Hapalidium is Hapalidium roseolum Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Melobesia membranacea (Esper) J.V.Lamouroux

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), deep red, from scarlet to carmine and crimson (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
Chamberlain, Y.M. & Irvine, L.M. (1994). Melobesioideae Bizzozero. In: Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta Part 2B Corallinales, Hildenbrandiales. (Irvine, L.M. & Chamberlain, Y.M. Eds), pp. 159-234. London: HMSO.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2018.

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