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Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing 1866

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Halymeniales
Family Halymeniaceae
Genus Halymenia

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Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing
The Maidens, Co. Antrim, Ireland. 23 Jul 2013. Francis Bunker. © Francis Bunker (fbunker@marineseen.com).

Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing
The Maidens, Co. Antrim, Ireland. 23 Jul 2013. Francis Bunker. © Francis Bunker (fbunker@marineseen.com).

Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing
The Maidens, Co. Antrim, Ireland. 23 Jul 2013. Francis Bunker. © Francis Bunker (fbunker@marineseen.com).

Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing
The Maidens, Co. Antrim, Ireland. 23 Jul 2013. Francis Bunker. © Francis Bunker (fbunker@marineseen.com).

Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing
The Maidens, Co. Antrim, Ireland; with Kallymenia reniformis and Dictyota dichotoma. 23 Jul 2013. Francis Bunker. © Francis Bunker (fbunker@marineseen.com).

Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing
microscope, TS thallus with sunken cystocap Spain, Galicia, Ría de Arousa, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing
microscope, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2008; surface view showing cortical cells and small tetrasporangia. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing
microscope, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2008; TS thallus show the sparse transverse filaments. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing
microscope, TS frond Spain, Galicia, Ría de Arousa, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing
Illes Formigues, Palamós, Spain, - 37 m. 12 Oct 2004.

 

Polysiphonia coarctata Kützing

Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing The Maidens, Co. Antrim, Ireland; with Kallymenia reniformis and Dictyota dichotoma
© Francis Bunker (fbunker@marineseen.com)

Publication details
Halymenia latifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing 1866: 34, pl. 96: figs a-c

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1866). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XVI pp. i-iii, 1-35, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Halymenia is Halymenia floresii (Clemente) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nesoia latifolia (P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Kützing) H.W.Lee & M.S.Kim

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), broad-leaved (Stearn 1973).

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

Distributional notes
A species more or less confined to detached coralline populations in the north-eastern Atlantic (Maggs & Guiry, 1982) and western Mediterranean (Codomier 1973). Reports from submerged shell banks in New Zealand (Adams, 1994) require confirmation.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "In oceano atlantico. Brest: Crouan (Herb. Sonder)." [Rade de Brest, Brittany, France]. (Kützing 1866). Lectotype: MEL 10332

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Lee, H.W. & Kim, M.S. (2019). Female reproductive structures define the novel genus, Nesoia (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 54(1): 66-77.

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Feldmann, J. (1933). Contribution à la flore algologique marine de l'Algérie. Fascicule 2 (1). Bulletin de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de l'Afrique du Nord 24: 360-366.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Lee, H.W., Yang, M.Y. & Kim, M.Y. (2016). Verifying a new distribution of the genus Amalthea (Halymeniales, Rhodophyta) with description of A. rubida sp. nov. from Korea. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 31(4): 341-349, 2 figs, 1 table.

Loiseaux-de Goër, S. & Noailles, M.-C. (2008). Algues de Roscoff. pp. [1]-215, col. figs. Roscoff: Editions de la Station Biologique de Roscoff.

Maggs, C.A. & Guiry, M.D. (1982). Morphology, phenology and photoperiodism in Halymenia latifolia Kütz. (Rhodophyta) from Ireland. Botanica Marina 25: 589-599.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Rodríguez-Prietro, C., De Clerck, O., Huisman, J.M. & Lin, S.-M. (2019). Characterisation of Nesoia latifolia (Halymeniacea, Rhodophyta) from Europe with emphasis on cystocarp development and description of Nesoia mediterranea sp. nov.. Phycologia 58(4): 393-404.

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References
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Maggs, C.A. & Guiry, M.D. (1982). Morphology, phenology and photoperiodism in Halymenia latifolia Kütz. (Rhodophyta) from Ireland. Botanica Marina 25: 589-599.

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