Herposiphonia pacifica 1968
Herposiphonia pacifica Hollenberg 1968: 549, figs. 2 A, B; 4; 19
Published in: Hollenberg, G.J. (1968). An account of the species of the red alga Herposiphonia of the central and western tropical Pacific Ocean. Pacific Science 22: 536-559, 25 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Maalaea, Maui, Hawaiian Islands (Hollenberg 1968: 549). Holotype: G.J.Hollenberg, R.Tsuda & R.Buggeln (a glucose slide mount and fluid-preserved material); on basalt shore, intertidal. US Doty 22396 (Hollenberg 1968: 537).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Pacific Ocean.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
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.
Created: 29 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 September 2021.