Halymenia pinnatifida C.A.A.Azevedo, Cassano & M.C.
Halymenia pinnatifida C.A.A.Azevedo, Cassano & M.C.Oliveira 2016: 435, figs 17-26
Published in: Azevedo, C.A.A. Cassano, V. & Oliveira, M.C. (2016). Diversity of branched Halymenia (Halymeniales, Rhodophyta) species on the Brazilian coast: molecular and morphological analyses reveal three new species. Phycologia 55(4): 431-444.
Publication date: 2016
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pinnately cleft (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Brazil, Rio Grande do Norte State, Rio do Fogo City, Rio do Fogo Beach (51°15'56"S, 35°23'05"W) (Azevedo et al. 2016: 435). Holotype: drift material. SPF 57871 (Azevedo et al. 2016: 435). Notes: GenBank KT807811 (COI-5P) and KT807828 (rbcL).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halymenia pinnatifida C.A.A.Azevedo, Cassano & M.C.Oliveira)
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Created: 12 August 2016 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 February 2020.