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Halimeda platydisca Decaisne 1842

Publication details
Halimeda platydisca Decaisne 1842: 102

Published in: Decaisne, J. (1842). Mémoire sur les corallines ou polypiers calcifères. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde Série 18: 96-128.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Halimeda tuna (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux

Type information
Type locality: Islas Canarias (Silva & al. 1996: 873).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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
Verheij, E. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (1993). Seaweeds of the Spermonde Archipelago, SW Sulawesi, Indonesia. Blumea 37: 385-510, 6 figs, 1 table, 19 pls.

Created: 25 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 21 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Edelstein, T. & Komarovsky, B. (1961). Epiphytic algae on Halimeda tuna f. platydisca (Decaisne) Barton in Haifa bay. Bull. Res. Co. Israel. Sec D. Botany. 10D: 54-58, Plates I-III.

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