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Halymenia durvillei Bory de Saint-Vincent

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Halymeniales
Family Halymeniaceae
Genus Halymenia

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Halymenia durvillei Bory de Saint-Vincent
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Halymenia durvillei Bory de Saint-Vincent
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Halymenia durvillei Bory de Saint-Vincent
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep in the shade. 25 Nov 2002. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Halymenia durvillei Bory de Saint-Vincent
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Halymenia durvillei Bory de Saint-Vincent
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Halymenia durvillei Bory de Saint-Vincent
KwaZulu-Natal. Heroen Verbruggen. © Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com).

 

Lithothamnion tophiforme f. sphaericum Foslie

Halymenia durvillei Bory de Saint-Vincent Palau Islands, West Pacific
© Palau International Coral Reef Center

Publication details
Halymenia durvillei Bory de Saint-Vincent 1828: 180, pl. 15 (as 'durvillaei' )

Published in: Bory de St. Vincent, J.B. (1828). Botanique, Cryptogamie. In: Voyage autour du monde, exécuté par ordre du Roi, sur la corvette de Sa Majesté, la Coquille, pendant les années 1822, 1823, 1824 et 1825. (Duperrey, L.I. Eds), pp. 97-200. Paris: Bertrand.
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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.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: New Ireland, Papua New Guinea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 197). Lectotype: PC TA33701 (De Smedt et al. 2001: 297). Notes: According to Silva et al. (1996) the epithet durvillaei is correctable to durvillei in accordance with Rec. 60C.1(c) enforced by Art. 60.11 of the ICBN (Greuter et al. 2000).

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Key references
Abbott, I.A. (1999). Notes on some species of Halymenia in the southwestern Pacific. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species Vol. VII. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.7, pp. 163-172. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.

De Clerck, O., Gavio, B., Fredericq, S., Cocquyt, E. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Systematic reassessment of the red algal genus Phyllymenia (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 40: 169-178.

Hernández-Kantún, J.J., Sherwood, A.R., Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Huisman, J.M. & De Clerck, O. (2012). Branched Halymenia species (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) in the Indo-Pacific region, including descriptions of Halymenia hawaiiana sp. nov. and H. tondoana sp. nov. European Journal of Phycology 47(4): 421-432.

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2007). The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia District. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 132: 1-350.

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