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Halymenia megaspora E.Y.Dawson 1954

Publication details
Halymenia megaspora E.Y.Dawson 1954: 272, pl. 3: figs. 26-28; pl. 14: fig. 58

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1954). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 2. Cryptonemiales (contd.). Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 17: 241-398, 44 pls.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Bay adjoining Punta Frailes, Baja California del Sur, Mexico (Dawson 1954: 273). Holotype: Dawson; Mar. 13, 1949; Rock and sand bottom in depths of 8-15m. HAHF Dawson 6740 on sheet 59313, including vial 4179 and slide 2214 (Dawson 1954: 273).

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