Helminthocladia calvadosii

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Helminthocladia calvadosii


Taxonavigation: Nemaliales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Nemaliophycidae
Ordo: Nemaliales

Familia: Liagoraceae
Genus: Helminthocladia
Species: Helminthocladia calvadosii


Helminthocladia calvadosii (J.V.Lamouroux ex Duby) Setchell, in F.S.Collins, Holden & Setchell, 1915


  • Basionym
    • Dumontia calvadosii J.V.Lamouroux ex Duby, 1830
      • Ad littora Calvadosii [Calvados, Normandy, France]. Type: STR? Notes: Lectotype: in CN ('provisional' designation by Dixon & Irvine 1977) (O'Dwyer & Afonso-Carillo, 2001). The type is more likely to be at STR.
  • Homotypic
    • Halymenia calvadosii (J.V.Lamouroux ex Duby) Montagne, 1836
  • Heterotypic
    • Mesogloia purpurea Harvey, 1833
    • Nemalion purpureum (Harvey) Chauvin, 1842
    • Helminthora purpurea (Harvey) Kützing, 1845
    • Gloiosiphonia purpurea (Harvey) Harvey, 1846
    • Helminthocladia purpurea (Harvey) J.Agardh, 1852


  • Collins, F.S., Holden, I. & Setchell, W.A. 1915. Phycotheca boreali-americana. A collection of dried specimens of the algae of North America. Vol. Fasc. XLI, Nos 2001-2050. Malden, Massachusetts.: no. 2035
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Helminthocladia calvadosii. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 5 September 2017.
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