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Halymenia maculata J.Agardh

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 maculata J.Agardh
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Halymenia maculata J.Agardh
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Halymenia maculata J.Agardh
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Halymenia maculata J.Agardh
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep in the shade. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

 

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Halymenia maculata J.Agardh Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep in the shade
© Palau International Coral Reef Center

Publication details
Halymenia maculata J.Agardh 1885: 12

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1885). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Fjerde afdelningen.). Lunds Universitets Ă…rskrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 21(8): 1-117, 1 pl.
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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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spotted, blotched (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sebdenia maculata (J.Agardh) De Toni 1900

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 199). Lectotype: LD 22216 (De Smedt et al. 2001: 308).

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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.

Abbott, I.A., Fisher, J. & McDermid, K.J. (2002). Newly reported and revised marine algae from the vicinity of Nha Trang, Vietnam. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol. 8, pp. 291-321. Oceanographic Institute, Nha Trang, Vietnam: California Sea Grant College.

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.

Kawaguchi, S., Lewmanomont, K. & McDermid, K.J. (2002). Morphology of Halymenia maculata J. Agardh from Vietnam. In: . (Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K.J. Eds) Vol.8, pp. 259-266. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College.

Lewmanomont, K. & Kawaguchi, S. (2002). Foliose Halymenia (Halymeniaceae, Cryptonemiales, Rhodophyta) from Thailand. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol.8, pp. 267-277. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College.

Tan, P.-L., Lim, P.-E., Lin, S-M., Phang, S.-M., Draisma, G.A. & Liao, L.M. (2015). Foliose Halymenia species (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) from Southeast Asia, including a new species, Halymenia malaysiana sp. nov.. Botanica Marina 58(3): 203-217.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2004). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. III Gelidiales Cryptonemiales Hildenbrandiales. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-203, pls I-XIII. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

Xia, B.M. & Wang, Y.Q. (1999). Taxonomic studies on Halymenia (Halymeniaceae, Halymeniales, Rhodophyta) from China. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species Vol. VII. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.7, pp. 173-176. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.

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Kawaguchi, S., Lewmanomont, K. & McDermid, K.J. (2002). Morphology of Halymenia maculata J. Agardh from Vietnam. In: . (Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K.J. Eds) Vol.8, pp. 259-266. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College.

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