Halichrysis depressa (J. ) F.
Halichrysis depressa (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz 1889: 444
Published in: Schmitz, F. (1889). Systematische Übersicht der bisher bekannten Gattungen der Florideen. Flora oder Allgemeine botanische Zeitung 72: 435-456, pl. XXI.
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Halichrysis.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Chrysymenia depressa J.Agardh
Type locality: Atlantic Morocco (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 365).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), depressed.
Chrysymenia depressa J.Agardh 1851
Lawson & John (1987) cite this species as Halichrysis depressa (J. Agardh) Schousboe, in Bornet, 1892.
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 30 July 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Huvé, P. & Huvé, H. (1976). Contribution à la connaissance de l'algue Halichrysis depressa (Montagne 1838 in J. Agardh 1851) Bornet 1892 (Rhodophycées, Rhodyméniales). Phycologia 15: 377-392.
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