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Halimeda goreaui f. compacta W.R.Taylor, nom. inval. 1962

Publication details
Halimeda goreaui f. compacta W.R.Taylor 1962: 174, nom. inval.

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1962). Two undescribed species of Halimeda. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 89: 172-177, 14 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Halimeda is Halimeda tuna (J.Ellis & Solander) J.V.Lamouroux.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Wynne (2011) notes that this name is invalid as no figure was provided. - (30 Sep 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

Wynne, M.J. (2011). A checklist of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: third revision. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 140: [1] 7-166.

Created: 04 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 30 September 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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