Halimeda gracilis f. lata W.R.Taylor 1950
Halimeda gracilis f. lata W.R.Taylor 1950: 83-84, 206, pl. 42
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1950). Plants of Bikini and other northern Marshall Islands. pp. [i]-xv, - 227, 79 pls. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halimeda lacunalis f. lata (W.R.Taylor) L.W.Hillis
Type locality: Namu Island, Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands (Taylor 1950: 84). Holotype: W.R. Taylor 46-21; 15 March 1946; Deep holes in the inner seaward reef flats. MICH (Taylor 1950: 84).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halimeda gracilis f. lata W.R.Taylor)
Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Marshall Islands (Taylor 1950).
Created: 09 July 2002 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 10 December 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 19 September 2021.