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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelobesia membranacea (Esper) J.V.Lamouroux, 1812 
AphiaID: 145182

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurhodophytina (Subdivision) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorideophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallinophycidae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallinales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalidiaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelobesioideae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelobesia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelobesia membranacea (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelobesia J.V.Lamouroux, 1812
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina membranacea Esper, 1796
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorallina membranacea Esper, 1796
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpilithon corticiforme (Kützing) Heydrich, 1908
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpilithon membranaceum (Esper) Heydrich, 1897
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalidium coccineum P.L.Crouan & H.M.Crouan, 1859
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalidium hildebrandtioides P.L.Crouan & H.M.Crouan, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalidium roseolum Kützing, 1843
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHapalidium roseum Kützing ex Areschoug, 1852 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithothamnion corticiforme (Kützing) Foslie, 1898
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithothamnion membranaceum (Esper) Foslie, 1898 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelobesia coccinea (P.L.Crouan & H.M.Crouan) Foslie, 1898 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelobesia corticiformis Kützing, 1849
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelobesia hildebrantioides (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Foslie, 1898
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelobesia rosea Rosanoff, 1866
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosenskorpe  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosenskorpe  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkalkhinna  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [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 editorReunion [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [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]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCap Gris Nez [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
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 (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (130 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:77122 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet photosynthetic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Long Island Sound to Cape Cod, Bay of Fundy to Northumberland Strait [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat epiphytic on eelgrass and diverse coarse algae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Red colour results from the dominance of the pigments phycoerythrin and phycocyanin; this masks the other pigments, chlorophyll a (no chlorophyll b), beta-caratene and a number of unique xanthophylls. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction vegetative reproduction is rare; asexual reproduction is effected by the formation of various kinds of spores; Sexual reproduction is unique in this group due to their passive, non flagellated sperm cells (spermatia) [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:145182
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2010-12-13 10:09:16Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Melobesia membranacea (Esper) J.V.Lamouroux, 1812. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2016). 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=145182 on 2016-07-01
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