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Halophila hawaiiana Doty & B.C.Stone 1966

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Subphylum Euphyllophytina
Infraphylum Spermatophytae
Superclass Angiospermae
Class Monocots
Subclass Alismatidae
Order Alismatales
Family Hydrocharitaceae
Genus Halophila


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Halophila hawaiiana Doty & B.C.Stone
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Halophila hawaiiana Doty & B.C.Stone
Hawaii; leaf with smooth margins; scale 2 mm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Halophila hawaiiana Doty & B.C.Stone
Hawaii; margin; scale 1 mm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.


Cumagloia andersonii (Farlow) Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Halophila hawaiiana Doty & B.C.Stone Hawaii; scale is 5 mm
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Halophila hawaiiana Doty & B.C.Stone 1966: 306, fig. 2

Published in: Doty, M.S. & Stone, B.C. (1966). Two new species of Halophila (Hydrocharitaceae). Brittonia 18: 303-306.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Halophila is Halophila madagascarensis Doty & B.C.Stone.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Kihei, maui Island, Hawaii (20°48'N, 157°30'W) (Doty & Stone 1966: 303). Holotype: Tetsuo Matsui; September 9, 1955; " in solo maris arenoso saxeoque, 1-2 profondo". BISH 12870 (Doty & Stone 1966: 303).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halophila hawaiiana Doty & B.C.Stone)
Pacific Islands: Hawaiian Islands (Phillips & Meñez 1988, Huisman, Abbott & Smith 2007, Uchimura et al. 2008).

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M.D. 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 22 January 2021.

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