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Halimeda cuneata f. versatilis (J.Agardh) Weber Bosse 1913

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Halimedaceae
Genus Halimeda


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Halimeda cuneata f. versatilis (J.Agardh) Weber Bosse
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.


Achnanthes lemmermannii var. lineata Salah

Halimeda versatilis J.Agardh Cape Peron, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Halimeda cuneata f. versatilis (J.Agardh) Weber Bosse 1913: 120-121

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

Halimeda versatilis J.Agardh

Type information
Lectotype locality: Cape Riche, Western Australia (34.60° S, 118.75° E) [Australia] (Cremen & al. 2016: 866). Lectotype: W.H.Harvey; Mar. 1854, as Halimeda macroloba Decne. in Algae Australicae Exsiccatae ; LD herb. alg. Agardh 15894 (Cremen & al. 2016: 866). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Hillis (1959: 346) for more information on the type locality of this species.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), wedge-shaped (Brown 1946).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halimeda cuneata f. versatilis (J.Agardh) Weber Bosse)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Created: 20 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 September 2021.

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