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Halymenia rosea M.Howe & W.R.Taylor 1931

Publication details
Halymenia rosea M.Howe & W.R.Taylor 1931: 28-29, fig. 15; pl. 1: figs 3, 4; pl. 2: fig. 7

Published in: Collins, F.S. & Howe, M.A. (1916). Notes on species of Halymenia. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 43: 169-182.

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.

Type information
Type locality: "Dredged, Cabo Frio, Hassler Expedition 1043 (a and a')." (Howe & Taylor 1931: 29).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rose-coloured (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
John et al. (2004) cite Halymenia senegalensis M. Bodard as a synonym of this species. According to John et al. (2004), Halymenia rosea M. Howe & W.R. Taylor probably belongs to Sebdenia (Soler-Onís, pers. comm.).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

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Rodríguez-Prieto, C., De Clerck, O., Huisman, J.M. & Lin, S.-M. (2018). Systematics of the red algal genus Halymenia (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta): characterization of the generitype H. floresii and description of Neofolia rosea gen. et sp. nov. European Journal of Phycology 53(4): 520-536.

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