Electronic Flora of South Australia Species Fact Sheet

Halymenia floresia (Clemente) C. Agardh 1817: xix.

Phylum Rhodophyta – Class Florideophyceae – Order Gigartinales – Family Halymeniaceae

Selected citations: Harvey 1862: pl. 214 (in part). Balakrishnan 1961b: 192, figs 11–19. Codomier 1974: 3, figs 1–9.


Distribution map based
on current data relating to
specimens held in the
State Herbarium of SA

References:

AGARDH, C.A. (1817). Synopsis Algarum Scandinaviae. (Berling: Lund.)

BALAKRISHNAN, M.S. (1961b). Studies on Indian Cryptonemiales - III. Halymenia C.A. Ag. J. Madras Univ., B, 31, 183–217.

CODOMIER, L. (1974). Recherches sur la structure et le développement des Halymenia C.Ag. (Rhodophycées Cryptonemiales) des côtes de France et de la Méditerranée. Vie Milieu 24, Sér. A: 1–42.

HARVEY, W.H. (1862). Phycologia Australica. Vol. 4, Plates 181–240. (Reeve: London.)

The Marine Benthic Flora of Southern Australia Part IIIA complete list of references.

Author: H.B.S. Womersley & J.A. Lewis

Publication: Womersley, H.B.S. (14 January, 1994)
The Marine Benthic Flora of Southern Australia
Rhodophyta. Part IIIA, Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (to Gigartinales)
Reproduced with permission from The Marine Benthic Flora of Southern Australia Part IIIA 1994, by H.B.S. Womersley. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra. Copyright Commonwealth of Australia.

KEY TO SUBSPECIES OF HALYMENIA FLORESIA

1. Sexual reproduction and tetrasporangia present

subsp. floresia

1. Sexual reproduction unknown, bisporangia present

subsp. harveyana


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