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Halimeda incrassata (J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux 1816

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Halimedaceae
Genus Halimeda

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Halimeda incrassata (J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux
Porto Santo, Madeira. 17 Jan 2019. Pedro Neves. © Pedro Neves (nevesdiver@gmail.com).

Halimeda incrassata (J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux
Porto Santo, Madeira. 17 Jan 2019. Pedro Neves. © Pedro Neves (nevesdiver@gmail.com).

Halimeda incrassata (J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux
Porto Santo, Madeira. 17 Jan 2019. Pedro Neves. © Pedro Neves (nevesdiver@gmail.com).

Halimeda incrassata (J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux
recolectada en la zona Habana- Matanzas. Hábito. Foto: Ángel Fernández..

Halimeda incrassata (J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux
1. Longitudinal section of segment. 2. Cells from above. 3, 4. Habit (in aquarium), Okinawa Island, Japan.. 29 Feb 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru). © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

Halimeda incrassata (J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux
Bonaire, Caribbean. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Halimeda incrassata (J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux
Porto Santo Island (Madeira Island Archipelago); 30 m subtidal; Prof. Dr. Peter Wirtz, PO Box 103, - 9125 Canico, Madeira Portugal, Tel+Fax 00351-291-934784; peterwirtz2004@yahoo.com. Peter Wirtz. © Peter Wirtz (peterwirtz2004@yahoo.com ).

 

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Halimeda incrassata (J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux Porto Santo, Madeira
© Pedro Neves (nevesdiver@gmail.com)

Publication details
Halimeda incrassata (J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux 1816: 307

Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1816). Histoire des polypiers coralligènes flexibles, vulgairement nommés zoophytes. pp. [i]-lxxxiv, chart, [1]-560, [560, err], pls I-XIX, uncol. by author. Caen: De l'imprimerie de F. Poisson.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Halimeda is Halimeda tuna (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Basionym
Corallina incrassata J.Ellis

Type information
Type locality: West Indies (Silva & al. 1996: 868). Lectotype: the illustrations of Ellis (1768), which were reproduced in Hillis-Colinvaux (1980: 20): (Verbruggen & al. 2006: 354).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina incrassata J.Ellis 1768

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina tridens J.Ellis & Solander 1786
Corallina crassa Esper 1789
Halimeda tridens (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux 1812
Halimeda brevicaulis Kützing 1858
Halimeda incrassata f. lamourouxii J.Agardh 1887
Halimeda incrassata f. ovata J.Agardh 1887
Halimeda incrassata f. tridentata Duchassaing ex J.Agardh 1887
Halimeda incrassata f. tripartita E.S.Barton 1901
Halimeda incrassata f. rotunda Barton 1901
Halimeda incrassata f. gracilis Børgesen 1913
Halimeda tridens f. typica W.R.Taylor 1928

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Hillis-Colinvaux, L. (1980). Ecology and taxonomy of Halimeda: primary producer of coral reefs. Advances in Marine Biology 17: 1-327, 104 figs, XXXIV tables.

Lam, D.W. & Zechman, F.W. (2006). Phylogenetic analyses of the Bryopsidales (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) based on RUBISCO large subunit gene sequences. Journal of Phycology 42: 669-678.

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2007). The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia District. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 132: 1-350.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]

Titlyanov, E.A. & Titlyanova, T.V. (2012). Morskiye rasteniya stran Aziatsko-Tikhookeanskogo regiona, ikh ispol'zovaniye i kul'tivirovaniye [Marine plants of the Asian Pacific Region countries, their use and cultivation]. pp. 376, 52 numbered figures, 162 plates. Vladivostok: Dalnauka & A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. [in Russian]

Trono, G.C., Jr (1997). Field guide and atlas of the seaweed resourves of the Philippines. pp. [i]-xx.[1]-306, 168 figs. Makati City, The Philippines: Bookmark, Inc..

Tussenbroek, B.I. van, Santos, M.G. B. & Dijk, J.K. van (2006). Unusual synchronous spawning by green algae (Bryopsidales), after the passage of Hurricane Wilma (2005) . Botanica Marina 49(3): 270, 271.

Verbruggen, H., De Clerck, O., Kooistra, W.H.C.F. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Molecular and morphometric data pinpoint species boundaries in Halimeda section Rhipsalis (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 41: 606-621.

Verbruggen, H., De Clerck, O., N'Yeurt, A.D.R., Spalding, H. & Vroom, P. (2006). Phylogeny and taxonomy of Halimeda incrassata, including descriptions of H. kanaloana and H. heteromorpha spp. nov. (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta). European Journal of Phycology 41(3): 337-362.

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Kaldy, J.E. (1996). Range extension of Halimeda incrassata (Chlorophyta, Bryopsidales): occurrence in the Lower Laguna Madra of Texas. South W. Naturalist 41: 419-423.
Sangil, C., Martín-García, L., Alfonso-Carrillo, J., Barquín, J. & Sansón, M. (2018). Halimeda incrassata (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) reaches the Canary Islands: mid- and deep-water meadows in the eastern subtropical Atlantic Ocean. Botanica Marina 61(2): 103-110.
van Tussenbroek, B.I. & van Dijk, J.K. (2007). Spatial and temporal variability in biomass and production of psammophytic Halimeda incrassata (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) in a Caribbean reef lagoon. Journal of Phycology 43: 69-77.
Verbruggen, H., De Clerck, O., N'Yeurt, A.D.R., Spalding, H. & Vroom, P. (2006). Phylogeny and taxonomy of Halimeda incrassata, including descriptions of H. kanaloana and H. heteromorpha spp. nov. (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta). European Journal of Phycology 41(3): 337-362.

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