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Halimeda renschii Hauck 1886

Publication details
Halimeda renschii Hauck 1886: 167

Published in: Hauck, F. (1886). Ueber einige von J.M. Hildebrandt im Rothen Meere und Indischen Ocean gesammelte Algen. Hedwigia 25: 165-168, 217-221, 1 fig.
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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.

Type information
Type locality: "Pomoni, Comoro-Insel Johanna" (Domoni, Ndzouani, Comoro Islands) (Silva & al. 1996: 872). (Coppejans & al. 2001: 416).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Halimeda opuntia f. renschii (Hauck) E.S.Barton 1901

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Halimeda batanensis W.R.Taylor 1973

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halimeda renschii Hauck)
South America: Chile (Ramírez & Santelices 1991), Temperate South America (Ramírez & Santelices 1991).

Africa: Kenya (Silva & al. 1996, Bolton, Oyieke & Gwanda 2007), Madagascar (Silva & al. 1996, Vieira & al. 2021), Mozambique (Silva & al. 1996, Bandeira, António & Critchley 2001, Carvalho & Bandeira 2003), Somalia (Silva & al. 1996), Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Silva & al. 1996, Oliveira, Österlund & Mtolera 2005).

Indian Ocean Islands: Comoros and Mayotte (Silva & al. 1996).

Middle East: Yemen (Silva & al. 1996).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2014), Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014), Thailand (Pongparadon et al. 2015 ).

Asia: Japan (Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015), South China Sea (Phang & al. 2016), Taiwan (Lewis & Norris 1987).

Australia and New Zealand: Papua New Guinea (Coppejans & al. 2001), Queensland (Lewis 1987, Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010).

Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Easter Island (Santelices & Abbott 1987), Federated States of Micronesia (Tsuda 2006), Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996), French Polynesia (Pari & N'Yeurt 1999), Wake Atoll (Tsuda, Abbott & Foster 2006).

(as Halimeda opuntia f. renschii (Hauck) E.S.Barton)
Asia: Japan (Okamura 1936).

Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Easter Island (Børgesen 1924), Marshall Islands (Taylor 1950 ), Solomon Islands (Womersley & Bailey 1970).

Key references
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.

Pongparadon, S., Zuccarello, G.C., Phang, S.-M., Kawai, H., Hanyuda, T. & Prathep, A. (2015). Diversity of Halimeda (Chlorophyta) from the Thai-Malay Peninsula. Phycologia 54(4): 349-366.

Created: 09 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 16 September 2015 by G.M. Guiry

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References
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Hillis-Colinvaux, L. (1975). Halimeda renschii revived, and Halimeda batanensisi (Chlorophyta, Siphonales). Phycologia 14: 93-96, 1 fig..

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