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Halimeda obovata Kützing 1858

Publication details
Halimeda obovata Kützing 1858: 11, pl. 25: fig. I

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1858). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VIII pp. i-ii, 1-48, 100 plates. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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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 cuneata Hering

Type information
Type locality: Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva & al. 1996: 866).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Michael 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 30 July 2021.

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