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Scinaia caribaea (W.R.Taylor) Huisman

Publication details
Scinaia caribaea (W.R.Taylor) Huisman 1985: 417 (table 1)

Published in: Huisman, J.M. (1985). The Scinaia assemblage (Galaxauraceae, Rhodophyta): a re-appraisal. Phycologia 24: 403-418, 48 figs, 1 table.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Scinaia is Scinaia forcellata Bivona-Bernardi.

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

Basionym
Gloiophloea caribaea W.R.Taylor

Type information
Type locality: Trou Cochon, west of Jérémie, Haiti (Huisman 2006: 95). Holotype: H.H. Bartlett; 9 May 1941; MICH 17920 (Huisman 2006: 95).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of the Caribbean.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gloiophloea caribaea W.R.Taylor 1943
Pseudogloiophloea caribaea (W.R.Taylor) Joly, Cordeiro-Marino, Ugadim, Yamaguishi-Tomita & Pinheiro 1965

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Huisman, J.M. (2006). Scinaia. In: Algae of Australia Nemaliales. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 93-106. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

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