Halymenia floresiiis commonly referred to as Red Algae. Difficulty in the aquarium:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 3525 AphiaID: 371111 Scientific: Halymenia floresii German: Rotalge English: Red Algae Category: Family tree: Plantae (Kingdom) > Rhodophyta (Phylum) > Florideophyceae (Class) > Halymeniales (Order) > Halymeniaceae (Family) > Halymenia (Genus) > floresii (Species) Initial determination: (Clemente) C.Agardh, 1817 Sea depth: 0 - 40 Meter Size: bis zu 50cm Temperature: °C - 25°C Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2011-01-19 09:14:24
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Halymenia floresii (Clemente) C.Agardh, 1817
This beautiful reddish algae was identified with regard to search on Algaebase as Halymenia type.
The advanced search is,that it should it be Halymenia floresii.
This red algae common in many parts of oceans ,even in the cooler seas , but also in parts of the United States coast and parts of Asia.
Halymenia algae often introduced with live rock in the aquarium, grows initially also quite good, as all algae, but can also back often.
Halymenia floresii is a beautiful additon to a fish tank.
Fucus floresii Clemente, 1807
Halymenia floresia (Clemente) C. Agardh, 1807
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Variety Halymenia floresii var. ulvoidea Codomier, 1974
Subspecies Halymenia floresii subsp. harveyana (J.Agardh) Womersley & Lewis, 1994 accepted as Halymenia harveyana J.Agardh, 1892
Variety Halymenia floresii var. angusta C.Agardh, 1822 accepted as Calosiphonia vermicularis (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz, 1889
Variety Halymenia floresii var. pinnata Codomier, 1974 (uncertain, taxonomic status subjected to verification)
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