Halimeda copiosa & E.A.Graham 1967
Halimeda copiosa Goreau & E.A.Graham Bonaire, Caribbean
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Halimeda copiosa Goreau & E.A.Graham 1967: 433, figs 1-10
Published in: Goreau, T.F. & Graham, E.A. (1967). A new species of Halimeda from Jamaica. Bulletin of Marine Science 17: 432-441, 10 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Jamaica (Silva & al. 1996: 865).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
South & Skelton (2003) cite Halimeda opuntia (Linnaeus) Lamouroux f. hederacea Barton 1901 and Halimeda hederacea (Barton) Colinvaux 1968 as synonyms of Halimeda copiosa Goreau & Graham 1967.
This is a marine species.
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.
Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. -264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.
Created: 30 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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Hillis-Colinvaux, L. (1969). Halimeda copiosa and Halimenda hederacea. Journal of Phycology 5: 88.
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M.D. 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 23 June 2021.