Erect sea cactus
Halimeda macrolobais commonly referred to as Erect sea cactus. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 13677 AphiaID: 211524 Scientific: Halimeda macroloba German: Aufrechter Meereskaktus English: Erect Sea Cactus Category: Green Algae Family tree: Plantae (Kingdom) > Chlorophyta (Phylum) > Ulvophyceae (Class) > Bryopsidales (Order) > Halimedaceae (Family) > Halimeda (Genus) > macroloba (Species) Initial determination: Decaisne, 1841 Occurrence: , Djibouti Aldabra Group, Indian Ocean, Madagascar, Marschall Islands, Somalia, Tansania, the Seychelles Sea depth: 0 - 40 Meter Size: 1.57" - 4.72" (4,5cm - 12cm) Temperature: °F - 78.8 °F (°C - 26°C) Food: Zooxanthellae / Light 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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Halimeda macroloba Decaisne, 1841
Thallus (excluding holdfast) to about 12 cm in height; holdfast to 4.5 cm in length. Knwon as the Erect sea cactus.
Halimeda macroloba var. ecalcarea Weber Bosse, 1926 (synonym)
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Variety Halimeda macroloba var. ecalcarea Weber Bosse, 1926 accepted as Halimeda macroloba Decaisne, 1841 (synonym)
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