Rhodymenia erythraea 1858
Rhodymenia erythraea Zanardini 1858: 276
Published in: Zanardini, J.[=G.] (1858 '1857'). Plantarum in mari Rubro hucusque collectarum enumerato (juvante A. Figari). Memoirie del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 7: 209-309, pls III-XIV.
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Reported from Alexandria in Egypt (Aleem 1948) as a migrant through the Suez Canal from the Red Sea, but there have been no further reports (Verlaque et al. 2015: 229). - (5 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Hodeida, Yemen (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 369).
Aleem, A.A. (1948). The recent migration of certain Indo-Pacific algae from the Red Sea into the Mediterranean. New Phytologist 47: 88-94, 1 fig., 2 pls.
Verlaque, M., Ruitton, S., Mineur, F. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2015). CIESM atlas of exotic species of the Mediterranean. Macrophytes. pp. -362, many photographs and maps. Monaco: CIESM Publishers.
Created: 21 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 November 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2020.