Halimeda opuntia f. cordata (J. ) E.S.Barton 1901
Halimeda opuntia f. cordata (J.Agardh) E.S.Barton 1901: 20
Published in: Barton, E.S. (1901). The genus Halimeda. Siboga-Expeditie Monographe LX. pp. 1-32, 2 figs, 4 pls. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halimeda opuntia (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux
Halimeda cordata J.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halimeda opuntia f. cordata (J.Agardh) E.S.Barton)
Caribbean Islands: Cuba (Suárez 2005).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2014).
Source of current name
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.
Created: 30 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 October 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2021.