Neomeris dumetosa J.V. 1816
Neomeris dumetosa J.V.Lamouroux 1816: 243, pl. VII : fig. 8 (as 'Néoméris' )
Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1816). Histoire des polypiers coralligènes flexibles, vulgairement nommés zoophytes. pp. [i]-lxxxiv, chart, -560, [560, err], pls I-XIX, uncol. by author. Caen: De l'imprimerie de F. Poisson.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Neomeris.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Antilles, West Indies (Silva & al. 1996: 889). (Coppejans & al. 2001: 432).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Neomeris dumetosa J.V.Lamouroux)
North America: Mexico (Pedroche & Sentíes 2020).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Africa: Kenya (Silva & al. 1996, Bolton, Oyieke & Gwanda 2007), Madagascar (Silva & al. 1996, Vieira & al. 2021), Mozambique (Silva & al. 1996), South Africa (Silva & al. 1996), Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Silva & al. 1996).
Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: American Samoa (Littler & Littler 2003, Skelton & al. 2004), Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003).
Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. -264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Church, A.H. (1895). The structure of the thallus of Neomeris dumetosa, Lamour. Annals of Botany 9: 581-608, Plates XXI-XXIII.
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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 13 April 2021.