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Halosacciocolax lundii Edelstein

Publication details
Halosacciocolax lundii Edelstein 1972: 251, figs 1-10

Published in: Edelstein, T. (1972). Halosacciocolax lundii, sp. nov., a new red alga parasitic on Rhodymenia palmata (L.) Grev.. British Phycological Journal 7: 249-253.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Halosacciocolax.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodophysema lundii (Edelstein) C.W.Schneider & M.J.Wynne

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Tommy Beach, Digby County, Nova Scotia (Edelstein 1972: 253). Type: T. Edelstein & J. McLachlan; 30 December 1967; Marine Algal Herbarium, Atlantic Regional Laboratory, Halifax, N.S. 2999 (Edelstein 1972: 253).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Schneider, C.W. & Wynne, M.J. (2019). Fourth addendum to the synoptic review of red algal genera. Botanica Marina 62(4): 355-367 [1-13].

Key references
Clayden, S.L. & Saunders, G.W. (2010). Recognition of Rubrointrusa membranacea gen. et comb. nov., Rhodonematella subimmersa gen. et comb. nov. (with a reinterpretation of the life history) and the Meiodiscaceae fam. nov. within the Palmariales (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 49(3): 283-300.

Guiry, M.D. (1974). The occurrence of the red algal parasite Halosacciocolax lundii Edelstein in Britain. British Phycological Journal 9(1): 31-35.

Created: 14 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 16 May 2019 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Edelstein, T. (1972). Halosacciocolax lundii, sp. nov., a new red alga parasitic on Rhodymenia palmata (L.) Grev.. British Phycological Journal 7: 249-253.
Guiry, M.D. (1974). The occurrence of the red algal parasite Halosacciocolax lundii Edelstein in Britain. British Phycological Journal 9(1): 31-35.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 07 December 2019.

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