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Haraldia prostrata E.Y.Dawson, Neushul & Wildman 1960

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Delesseriaceae
Subfamily Phycodryoideae
Tribe Phycodryeae
Genus Haraldia


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Haraldia prostrata E.Y.Dawson, Neushul & Wildman
Indian River Lagoon, Florida, USA. Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler and M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon: A Floristic Inventory and Field Guide. OffShore Graphics, Inc., Washington, DC, 298 pp. 584 distributed by Harbor B. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Haraldia prostrata E.Y.Dawson, Neushul & Wildman
KwaZulu-Natal; prox.. Heroen Verbruggen. © Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com).


Myriogramme prostrata (E.Y.Dawson, Neushul & Wildman) M.J.Wynne KwaZulu-Natal; prox.
© Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com)

Publication details
Haraldia prostrata E.Y.Dawson, Neushul & Wildman 1960: 25, pl. 2: figs 4-6

Published in: Dawson, E.Y., Neushul, M. & Wildman, R.D. (1960). New records of sublittoral marine plants from Pacific Baja California. Pacific Naturalist 1(19/20): 3-30.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Haraldia is Haraldia lenormandii (Derb├Ęs & Solier) Feldmann.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Myriogramme prostrata (E.Y.Dawson, Neushul & Wildman) M.J.Wynne

Type information
Type locality: Islas San Benito, Baja California, Mexico (Dawson 1962: 93). Type: Neushul; 13 August 1957; Herb. Beaudette Foundation Dawson 20292a (Dawson 1962: 93). Notes: Dawson (1962: 93) notes that the type specimen was collected at a depth of 60-75 ft.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), prostrate.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (1990). Observations on Haraldia and Calloseris, two rare genera of Delesseriaceae (Rhodophyta) from the Western Atlantic.. Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 17: 327-334.

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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 13 April 2021.

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