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Halimeda tuna var. platydisca (Decaisne) Børgesen 1911

Publication details
Halimeda tuna var. platydisca (Decaisne) Børgesen 1911: 134

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1911). Some Chlorophyceae from the Danish West Indies. Botanisk Tidsskrift 31: 127-152, 13 figs.

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 currently regarded as a synonym of Halimeda tuna f. platydisca (Decaisne) E.S.Barton

Halimeda platydisca Decaisne

Type information
Type locality: Islas Canarias (Silva & al. 1996: 873).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halimeda tuna var. platydisca (Decaisne) Børgesen)
Europe: France (Anon. 2017).

North America: Florida (Taylor 1928).

Created: 10 July 2002 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 07 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry

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Edelstein, T. & Komarovsky, B. (1961). Epiphytic algae on Halimeda tuna f. platydisca (Decaisne) Barton in Haifa bay. Bull. Res. Co. Israel. Sec D. Botany. 10D: 54-58, Plates I-III.

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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.

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