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Halymenia vinacea M.Howe & W.R.Taylor

Publication details
Halymenia vinacea M.Howe & W.R.Taylor 1931: 31, fig. 16; pl. 1: figs 1, 2; pl. 2: fig.6

Published in: Howe, M.A. & Taylor, W.R. (1931). Notes on new or little-known marine algae from Brazil. Brittonia 1: 7-33.
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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.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
John et al. (2004) cite Halarachnion latifolia P. Crouan & H. Crouan as a synonym of this species.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Dredged, Cabo Frio, Hassler Expedition 1034 (b, b', and c), apparently with 1043a (Halymenia rosea)." (Howe & Taylor 1931: 30).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halymenia vinacea M.Howe & W.R.Taylor)
Europe: Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo & al. 2016).

Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Haroun & al. 2002, Gil-RodrĂ­guez et al. 2003, John & al. 2004, Anon. 2011, Afonso-Carrillo 2014).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South America: Brazil (Taylor 1930, Taylor 1960, Oliveira Filho 1977), Venezuela (Ganesan 1990).

Africa: Ghana (Lawson & John 1987, John, Lawson & Ameka, 2003, John & al. 2004, Smith, Smith & Nii Yemoh Annang 2015).

Created: 20 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 19 October 2015 by Paul Gabrielson

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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 February 2020.

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