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Rhodymenia corallina (Bory) Greville 1830

Publication details
Rhodymenia corallina (Bory) Greville 1830: xlviii (as 'Rhodomenia' )

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, [1]-218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
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Publication date: Feb.-March 1830

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodymenia is Rhodymenia palmetta (Stackhouse) Greville.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Sphaerococcus corallina Bory

Type information
Type locality: Concepción, Chile (Silva & al. 1996: 369). Lectotype: PC (Womersley 1996: 86).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sphaerococcus corallina Bory 1828

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Rhodymenia howeana E.Y.Dawson 1941
Rhodymenia multidigitata E.Y.Dawson, Acleto & Foldvik 1964

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Calderon, M.S., Bustamante, D.E. & Boo, S.M (2020). Red algal diversity (Rhodophyta) from Peru based on molecular analysis. Phytotaxa 454(1): 1-23, 7 figures, 1 table.

Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.

N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

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References
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Pérez Alania, M., Arakaki, N., Gil-Kodaka, P., Tellier, F. & Ramírez, M.E. (2019). Diferenciación morfológica y molecular en el complejo Rhodymenia corallina (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) de Perú central. Revista de Biología Marina y Oceanografía 54(3): 239-258.

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