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Halimeda monile (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux 1816

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Halimedaceae
Genus Halimeda

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Halimeda monile (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux
recolectada en la zona Los Colorados, sobre rocas asociadas al manglar. Hábito y detalle de las ramas. Foto: Ángel Moreira..

 

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Halimeda monile (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux recolectada en la zona Los Colorados, sobre rocas asociadas al manglar. Hábito y detalle de las ramas. Foto: Ángel Moreira.
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Publication details
Halimeda monile (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux 1816: 306

Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1816). Histoire des polypiers coralligènes flexibles, vulgairement nommés zoophytes. pp. [i]-lxxxiv, chart, [1]-560, [560, err], pls I-XIX, uncol. by author. Caen: De l'imprimerie de F. Poisson.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Corallina monile J.Ellis & Solander

Type information
Type locality: Jamaica (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina monile J.Ellis & Solander 1786

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Halimeda monile f. robusta (Børgesen) Collins & Hervey
Halimeda incrassata var. monilis Harvey 1858
Halimeda incrassata var. monilis f. cylindrica Børgesen 1911
Halimeda monile f. cylindrica (Børgesen) Collins & Hervey 1917

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).

(as Halimeda monile (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Taylor 1960, Schneider 2003).

North America: Florida (Taylor 1928, Taylor 1928, Taylor 1960, Dawes 1974, Collado-Vides et al 2005), Mexico (Verbruggen et al 2005, Pedroche & Sentíes 2020), Mexico (Atlantic) (Taylor 1972).

Central America: Belize (Taylor 1960, Littler & Littler 1997), Panama (Taylor 1960, Wysor & Kooistra 2003, Verbruggen et al 2005).

Caribbean Islands: Antilles (Wynne 2014), Bahamas (Taylor 1960), Caicos Islands (Taylor 1960), Caribbean (Littler & Littler 2000), Cayman Islands (Taylor 1960, Peach et al. 2017 ), Cuba (Taylor 1960, Suárez 2005, Díez García & Jover Capote 2011, Suárez, Martínez-Daranas & Alfonso 2014, Torres Conde & Martínez-Daranas 2019, Cabrera & al. 2020), Hispaniola (Taylor 1960), Jamaica (Taylor 1960, Verbruggen et al 2005), Lesser Antilles (Taylor 1960, Taylor 1969), Netherlands Antilles (Taylor 1960, Verbruggen et al 2005), Puerto Rico (Taylor 1960), St. Eustatius (van der Loos & Prud'homme van Reine 2015, van der Loos & al. 2017), Virgin Islands (Taylor 1960).

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

South America: Colombia (Schnetter 1969), Venezuela (Taylor 1960, Ganesan 1990).

Africa: Sudan (Osman & Mohammed 2016).

Middle East: Egypt (Papenfuss 1968 ), Jordan (Papenfuss 1968 ), Saudi Arabia (Papenfuss 1968 ).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2014).

Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Bostock & Holland 2010).

Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Marshall Islands (Taylor 1950, Dawson 1957).

(as Halimeda monile f. cylindrica (Børgesen) Collins & Hervey)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Schneider 2003).

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

Caribbean Islands: Cuba (Suárez 2005).

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

Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

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.

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.

Nizamuddin, M. (1991). The green marine algae of Libya. pp. 1-230. Bern: El-Faateh University, Department of Botany.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

Verbruggen, H., De Clerck, O., Kooistra, W.H.C.F. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Molecular and morphometric data pinpoint species boundaries in Halimeda section Rhipsalis (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 41: 606-621.

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