Halimeda cryptica var. acerifolia D.L. 1982
Halimeda cryptica var. acerifolia D.L.Ballantine 1982: 89, figs 7-9, 11
Published in: Ballantine, D.L. (1982). Halimeda hummii sp. nov., Halimeda cryptica v. acerifolia var. nov. (Caulerpales, Chlorophyta), and additional records of Halimeda species from Puerto Rico. Journal of Phycology 18: 86-91.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Puerto Rico: edge of continental shelf off-shore from Salinas (Ballantine 1982: 89). Type: C. Arneson & T. Morgan; 29 April 1977; a depth of 53 meters. (Ballantine 1982: 89).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halimeda cryptica var. acerifolia D.L.Ballantine)
Caribbean Islands: Caribbean (Littler & Littler 2000), Cuba (Suárez, Martínez-Daranas & Alfonso 2014), Martinique (Delnatte & Wynne 2016), Puerto Rico (Ballantine 1982).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. -264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.
Created: 04 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Ballantine, D.L. (1982). Halimeda hummii sp. nov., Halimeda cryptica v. acerifolia var. nov. (Caulerpales, Chlorophyta), and additional records of Halimeda species from Puerto Rico. Journal of Phycology 18: 86-91.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2021.