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Halymenia porphyroides Børgesen

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 porphyroides Børgesen
Panama. Habit.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Halymenia porphyroides Børgesen
Panama. Transverse section of cortex formed from radially arranged dichotomously dividing small ovoid cells at blade margin.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Halymenia porphyroides Børgesen
Panama. Transverse section of cystocarp surrounded by filaments in loose-walled arrangement.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Halymenia porphyroides Børgesen
Panama. Transverse section of cystocarp forming in medulla.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Halymenia porphyroides Børgesen
Panama. Transverse section of slightly thickened blade margin.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Halymenia porphyroides Børgesen
Panama. Transverse section of cortex showing laterally connected subsurface cells, perpendicular medullary filaments and longly oval surface cells.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

Polysiphonia collinsii var. compacta Hollenberg

Halymenia porphyroides Børgesen Panama. Transverse section of cystocarp forming in medulla.
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Halymenia porphyroides Børgesen 1932: 120, figs 8, 9; pl. III

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.

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.

Basionym
Halymenia porphyriformis P.G.Parkinson

Type information
Type locality: Okha, Gujarat, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 200).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 14 June 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald

Verified by: 03 June 2010 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Bano, S., Shafiuddin, Perveen, S., Bano, N., Ahmad, V.U. & Shameel, M. (1987). Chemical constituents of red algae Acanthophora dendroides and Halymenia porphyroides. Pakistan Journal of Botany 19: 253-257.

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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 25 June 2019.

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