Halymenia venusta Børgesen
Halymenia venusta Børgesen 1932: 124, fig. 11; pl. V
Published in: Børgesen, F. (1932). Some Indian Rhodophyceae especially from the shores of the Presidency of Bombay-II. Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 1932: 113-134, 18 figs, Pls II-V.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), charming.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Dwarka, Gujarat, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 201).
Created: 31 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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Semesi, A.K. & Mshigeni, K.E. (1977). Contributions on the content and nature of the phycocolloid from Halymenia venusta Boergesen (Rhodophyta, Cryptonemiales). Botanica Marina 20: 233-237.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2019.