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Halymenia elongata C.Agardh

Publication details
Halymenia elongata C.Agardh 1822: 209

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1822). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [v-vi], 169-398. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
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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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), elongated (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Halymenia fastigiata J.Agardh 1849
Halymenia cavernicola Giaccone 1968

Taxonomic notes
John et al. (2004) cite Halymenia agardhii De toni as a synonym of this species.

Distributional notes
See Silva (1991: 167).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: In mari Gaditano. Specimen misit Cabrera [Cádiz, Spain] (Agardh 1820: 210). Type : Cabrera; Herb. Ag. 22307 (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Type: Herb. Ag. 22307 fide Codomier 1974: 14 (INA).

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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.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

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