Halimeda multicaulis (Lamarck) J.V.Lamouroux 1816
Halimeda multicaulis (Lamarck) J.V.Lamouroux 1816: 307
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.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Halimeda is Halimeda tuna (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halimeda opuntia (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux.
Flabellaria multicaulis Lamarck
Type locality: Not specified; (Silva & al. 1996: 871)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), with many stems.
This is a marine species.
Created: 09 July 2002 by Sandy Lawson.
Last updated: 23 June 2010
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 June 2010. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 May 2023