Halymenia chiangiana I.A. & 1997
Halymenia chiangiana I.A.Abbott & Kraft in Kraft & Abbott 1997: 108, 109, figs 17-27
Published in: Kraft, G.T. & Abbott, I.A. (1997). Platoma ardreanum (Schizymeniaceae, Gigartinales) and Halymenia chiangiana (Halymeniaceae, Halymeniales), two new species of proliferous, foliose red algae from the Hawaiian Islands. Cryptogamie, Algologie 18: 97-116.
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Type locality: Kanaha Beach Park, Kahului, Maui I., Hawaiian Islands (Kraft & Abbott 1997: 109). Holotype (cystocarpic): drift (epitype) I.A. Abbott & L.M. Hodgson; 23 November 1995; BISH 646030, IA 22675 (Kraft & Abbott 1997: 109, fig. 17).
Named for Young-Meng Chiang, Chinese phycologist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Hawaiian endemic (Abbott, 1999).
Drift; also in situ collection from reef flat at 5 m depth (Kraft & Abbott, 1997). - (31 Jul 2015) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Abbott, I.A. (1999). Marine red algae of the Hawaiian Islands. pp. xv + 477pp, 133 figs. Honolulu, Hawaii: Bishop Museum Press.
Created: 08 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 July 2015 by G.M. Guiry
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Kraft, G.T. & Abbott, I.A. (1997). Platoma ardreanum (Schizymeniaceae, Gigartinales) and Halymenia chiangiana (Halymeniaceae, Halymeniales), two new species of proliferous, foliose red algae from the Hawaiian Islands. Cryptogamie, Algologie 18: 97-116.
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 April 2021.