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Polyopes hakalauensis (Tilden) I.A.Abbott 1998

Publication details
Polyopes hakalauensis (Tilden) I.A.Abbott 1998: 101-102, figs 10, 11.

Published in: Abbott, I.A. (1998). Some new species and new combinations of marine red algae from the Central Pacific. Phycological Research 46: 97-109.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Polyopes is Polyopes constrictus (Turner) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Halymenia hakalauensis Tilden

Type information
Lectotype locality: Hakalau, Hawai'i Island, about 16 km north-east of Hilo (Abbott 1998: 101). Lectotype: Tilden (American Algae no. 506): J.E. Tilden; July 1900; 'on boulders, constantly washed by waves at low tide'. US 56541 (Abbott 1998: 101). Notes: Isotypes (at least one specimen of the same number in the two copies of American Algae exsiccatae in UC; also no. 506 in Herb. MINN.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Halymenia hakalauensis Tilden 1902

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Polyopes hawaiiensis Kajimura 1990

Habitat notes
Low intertidal, usually at the bases of large basalt boulders (Abbott, 1998). - (25 Mar 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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G.M. 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 15 May 2021.

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