Halimeda magnidisca J.M. 1986
Halimeda magnidisca J.M.Noble 1986: 332, figs 2, 3, 7-15
Published in: Noble, J.M. (1986). Halimeda magnidisca (Caulerpales, Chlorophyta), a new species from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Phycologia 25: 331-339.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Holotype locality: Wistari Reef, near Heron Island, Capricorn Group, Great Barrier Reef Province, Queensland, Australia (Noble 1986: 337). Holotype: D. Fisk; 14 November 1976; Channel floor subject to strong tidal surge in which low coral mounds (bommies) are widely dispersed across a flat covered in coarse coral sand.. MELU 22898 (Noble 1986: 337).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Kraft, G.T. (2007). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 1. Green algae. pp. [i]-vi, 1-347, 110 text-figs; 11 pls. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.
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Verified by: 31 August 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Noble, J.M. (1986). Halimeda magnidisca (Caulerpales, Chlorophyta), a new species from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Phycologia 25: 331-339.
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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 30 July 2021.