Rhodymenia corallina (Bory de Saint-Vincent)
Rhodymenia corallina (Bory de Saint-Vincent) Greville 1830: xlviii
Original publication: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, -218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Concepción, Chile (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 369). Lectotype: PC (Womersley 1996: 86).
Sphaerococcus corallina Bory de Saint-Vincent 1828
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Rhodymenia corallina (Bory de Saint-Vincent) Greville)
North America: Gulf of California (Dawson 1941).
South America: Chile (Kylin & Skottsberg 1919, Ramírez & Santelices 1991, Hoffmann & Santelices 1997), Falkland Islands (Kylin & Skottsberg 1919), Peru (Ramírez & Santelices 1991), Tierra del Fuego (Kylin & Skottsberg 1919).
Africa: Tanzania (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
Australia and New Zealand: Papua New Guinea (Littler & Littler 2003).
Pacific Islands: French Polynesia (N'Yeurt & Payri 2010).
N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Rhodymenia&species=corallina
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Rhodymenia&Species=corallina
Created: 21 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 March 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 June 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:74791