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Halimeda micronesica Yamada

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Halimedaceae
Genus Halimeda

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Halimeda micronesica Yamada
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Halimeda micronesica Yamada
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Halimeda micronesica Yamada
Plant bearing many adventitious rhizoids. Palau Islands, West Pacific, 10 m deep. 14 Dec 2004. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Halimeda micronesica Yamada
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

 

Ceramium diaphanum var. arachnoideum C.Agardh

Halimeda micronesica Yamada Palau Islands, West Pacific
© Palau International Coral Reef Center

Publication details
Halimeda micronesica Yamada 1941: 121, fig. 15

Published in: Yamada, Y. (1941). [On the species of Halimeda from Micronesia]. Kagaku Nanyõ 4: 108-121, 15 figs. [in Japanese]
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Halimeda is Halimeda tuna (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Halimeda orientalis W.J.Gilbert 1947

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Ant Atoll, near Ponape, Caroline Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 869). (Coppejans et al. 2001: 415).

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. & Verbruggen, H. (2015). Halimedaceae. In: Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 123-139. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Pongparadon, S., Zuccarello, G.C., Phang, S.-M., Kawai, H., Hanyuda, T. & Prathep, A. (2015). Diversity of Halimeda (Chlorophyta) from the Thai-Malay Peninsula. Phycologia 54(4): 349-366.

Verbruggen, H., De Clerck, O., Cocquyt, E., Kooistra, W.H.C.F. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Morphometric taxonomy of siphonous green algae: a methodological study within the genus Halimeda (Bryopsidales). Journal of Phycology 41: 126-139.

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