Halophila balfourii Solereder
Halophila balfourii Solereder 1913: 47
Published in: Solereder, H. (1913). Systematisch-anatomische Untersuchung des Blattes der Hydrocharitaceen. Beihefte zum Botanischen Centralblatt, Abt. 1 30: 24-104.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halophila stipulacea (Forsskål) Ascherson
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Rodriguez" (Ferrer-Gallego & Boisset 2015: 1035). Lectotype: Dr. I.B. Balfour. ; Aug.-Dec. 1874; BM 001009881 (Ferrer-Gallego & Boisset 2015: 1035). Notes: Isolectotypes: P barcode P02273038, L barcode L 0797386, K barcode K000524853.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Ferrer-Gallego, P.P. & Boisset, F. (2015). Neotypification of the widely distributed seagrass Halophila stipulacea (Hydrocharitaceae). Taxon 64(6): 1031-1037, 3 figs.
Created: 20 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 19 January 2020.