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Kallymenia requienii (J.Agardh) J.Agardh

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Kallymeniaceae
Genus Kallymenia


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Kallymenia requienii (J.Agardh) J.Agardh
Illes Formigues, Palamós, Spain; - 30 m. 03 May 2003. Conxi Rodríguez-Prieto (conxi.rodriguez@udg.edu). © Conxi Rodríguez-Prieto (conxi.rodriguez@udg.edu).


Kallymenia requienii (J.Agardh) J.Agardh Illes Formigues, Palamós, Spain; - 30 m
© Conxi Rodríguez-Prieto (conxi.rodriguez@udg.edu)

Publication details
Kallymenia requienii (J.Agardh) J.Agardh 1842: 99 (as 'Requienii' )

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.
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Publication date: 9 April 1842

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Kallymenia is Kallymenia reniformis (Turner) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Croisettea requienii (J.Agardh) M.J.Wynne

Rhodymenia requienii J.Agardh

Type information
Lectotype locality: Cape Croisette, Marseille, France (Rodriguez-Prieto & Hommersand 2009: 145). Lectotype: Hb. Agardh, LD 24655 (Rodriguez-Prieto & Hommersand 2009: 145).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Kallymenia demissa J.Agardh 1892

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2018). Regarding Kallymenia J.Agardh, 1842, Euhymenia Kützing nom. illeg. 1843, and the proposal of Croisettea gen. nov. (Kallymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). Notulae Algarum 76: 1-4.

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Rodriguez-Prieto, C. & Hommersand, M.H. (2009). Behaviour of the nuclei in pre- and postfertilization stages in Kallymenia (Kallymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 48(3): 138-155, 90 figs, 1 table.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Vergés, A. & Rodriguez-Prieto, C. (2006). Anatomical characteristics and reproductive structures of Kallymenia lacerata (Kallymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Mediterranean Sea. Cryptogamie, Algologie 27: 31-43.

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