Halymenia purpurascens var. crispata
Halymenia purpurascens var. crispata Greville 1830: pl. 240
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1826). Scottish cryptogamic flora, or coloured figures and descriptions of cryptogamic plants, belonging chiefly to the order Fungi; and intended to serve as a continuation of English Botany. Vol. 4 (fasc. 43-48), pls 211-240 (with text). Edinburgh & London: MacLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin, Craddock & Joy.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dumontia contorta (S.G.Gmelin) Ruprecht
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), purplish, becoming purple (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 13 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 17 March 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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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 23 April 2019.