Platoma heteromorphum

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Nemastomatales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Rhodymeniophycidae
Ordo: Nemastomatales

Familia: Schizymeniaceae
Genus: Platoma
Species: Platoma heteromorphum

NameEdit

Platoma heteromorphum Schils, 2002

  • Type locality: Masirah Island, close to Ra’s Zarri, Oman (site 09: 20°11’85"N, 58°42’55"E).
  • Holotype: T.Schils; 9 November 1999; subtidal, 9m. Rocky platform with grooves and rocky outcrops. MAS 139, upper left specimen on herbarium sheet (field picture, Fig. 7).

ReferencesEdit

  • Schils, T. & Coppejans, E. 2002. Gelatinous red algae of the Arabian Sea, including Platoma heteromorphum sp. nov. (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 41: 254–267. Reference page. : 256–259, figs 7–17
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. Platoma heteromorphum. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 05 April 2018.