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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux, 1816 
AphiaID: 144482

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlorophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUlvophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryopsidales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimedaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda J.V.Lamouroux, 1812
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina opuntia Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlabellaria multicaulis Lamarck, 1813 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus prolifer M.Blanco, 1837
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda cordata J.Agardh, 1887 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda multicaulis (Lamarck) J.V.Lamouroux, 1816 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. cordata (J.Agardh) E.S.Barton, 1901 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. triloba (Decaisne) J.Agardh, 1887
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. typica (Linnaeus) J.Agardh (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia var. triloba (Decaisne) Barton (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia var. typica (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda triloba Decaisne, 1842 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. elongata (E.S.Barton) E.S.Barton
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. reinschii (Hauck) E.S.Barton
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia var. macrocarpa Askenasy

Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. cordata (J.Agardh) E.S.Barton, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux, 1816
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. hederacea Barton, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda hederacea (E.S.Barton) Colinvaux, 1968
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. intermedia Yamada, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda velasquezii W.R.Taylor, 1962
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. minima W.R.Taylor, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda minima (W.R.Taylor) Hillis-Colinvaux, 1968
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. minor Vickers, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda goreaui W.R.Taylor, 1962
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. renschii (Hauck) E.S.Barton, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda renschii Hauck, 1886
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. triloba (Decaisne) J.Agardh, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux, 1816
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia f. typica (Linnaeus) J.Agardh accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux, 1816
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia var. hederacea (E.S.Barton) Hillis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda hederacea (E.S.Barton) Colinvaux, 1968
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia var. triloba (Decaisne) Barton accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux, 1816
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia var. typica accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalimeda opuntia (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux, 1816
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (122 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (36 nucleotides; 16 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:73930 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:144482
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2008-12-09 10:03:16Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2010-12-13 10:09:16Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Halimeda opuntia (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux, 1816. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=144482 on 2014-07-13
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