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Halymenia usnea (R.Brown ex Turner) Greville 1830

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 usnea (R.Brown ex Turner) Greville
Seabird, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Halymenia usnea (R.Brown ex Turner) Greville
Hymenocladia usnea, Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia. 15 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Halymenia usnea (R.Brown ex Turner) Greville
Seabird, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Halymenia usnea (R.Brown ex Turner) Greville

 

Dicranema grevillei Sonder

Hymenocladia usnea (R.Brown ex Turner) J.Agardh Hymenocladia usnea, Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Halymenia usnea (R.Brown ex Turner) Greville 1830: lxii

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 Hymenocladia usnea (R.Brown ex Turner) J.Agardh

Basionym
Fucus usnea R.Brown ex Turner

Type information
Type locality: Kent Islands, Bass Strait, Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 368). Holotype: R. Brown; BM (Womersley 1996: 109).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. pp. [1]-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study with assistance from the State Herbarium of South Australia.

Created: 25 November 2001 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 19 March 2009 by G.M. 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 23 April 2021.

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