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Halimeda monile f. robusta (Børgesen) Collins & Hervey

Publication details
Halimeda monile f. robusta (Børgesen) Collins & Hervey

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Halimeda is Halimeda tuna (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halimeda monile (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux

Basionym
Halimeda incrassata var. [monilis] f. robusta Børgesen

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), a necklace or a collar (Brown 1946).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halimeda monile f. robusta (Børgesen) Collins & Hervey)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Schneider 2003).

North America: Florida (Taylor 1928, Taylor 1928).

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

Source of current name
Hillis-Colinvaux, L. (1980). Ecology and taxonomy of Halimeda: primary producer of coral reefs. Advances in Marine Biology 17: 1-327, 104 figs, XXXIV tables.

Created: 04 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 27 October 2005 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2021.

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