Haloplegma mexicanum W.R.Taylor
Haloplegma mexicanum W.R.Taylor Panama. Blade margin showing the squarish meshwork with clusters of erect sharp-tipped branchlets.
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Haloplegma mexicanum W.R.Taylor 1945: 262, 263, pl. 87, fig. 1
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), Pertaining to Mexico (Stearn 1992).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Hancock Station 970, Isla María Magdalena, Islas Tres Marías, Mexico (Dawson 1962: 43). Type: 9 May 1939; dredged from a bottom of coralline and other algae. Herb. A. Hancock Foundation Taylor 39-644 (Dawson 1962: 43). Notes: Type (tetrasporic) collected by W.R. Taylor (Taylor, 1945).
Central America: Panama (Fernández-García & al. 2011).
Created: 16 January 2002 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 February 2020.