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Halimeda

Bryopsidophyceae - Caulerpales - Halimedaceae

Taxonomy
Halimeda was named by Lamouroux (1812).

It was assigned to Codiaceae by Wells (1944); and to Halimedaceae by Bassi (1998).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1812Halimeda Lamouroux
1944Halimeda Wells
1998Halimeda Bassi

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Archaeplastida
Chloroplastida
phylumChlorophytaReichenbach 1834
RankNameAuthor
classBryopsidophyceaeRound 1963
orderCaulerpalesSchaffner 1922
familyHalimedaceaeLink 1832
genusHalimedaLamouroux 1812

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available