Halimeda incrassata, plateweed
Halimeda incrassatais commonly referred to as Halimeda incrassata, plateweed. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 150 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 6190 AphiaID: 211519 Scientific: Halimeda incrassata German: Grünalge English: Halimeda Incrassata, Plateweed Category: Green Algae Family tree: Plantae (Kingdom) > Chlorophyta (Phylum) > Ulvophyceae (Class) > Bryopsidales (Order) > Halimedaceae (Family) > Halimeda (Genus) > incrassata (Species) Initial determination: (J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux, 1816 Occurrence: , Barbados (the) Maldives, American Samoa, Australia, Belize, Bermuda, Brazil, Central Atlantic, China, Cuba, Fiji, Florida, French Polynesia, Gulf of Mexico, Hawaii, Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kenya, Laccadive Sea, Madagascar, Marschall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico (East Pacific), Micronesia, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Tahiti, Taiwan, Tansania, Thailand, the Andaman Sea, The Bahamas, the Caribbean, The Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, the Netherlands Antilles, the Seychelles, USA, Venezuela, Vietnam, West-Atlantic Ocean Size: up to 9.84" (25 cm) Temperature: °F - 82.4 °F (°C - 28°C) Food: Photosynthesis Tank: 33 gal (~ 150L) Difficulty: Average Offspring: Possible to breed Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2013-10-09 19:56:32
Last edit: 2013-10-09 19:56:32
Captive breeding / propagation
The offspring of Halimeda incrassata are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Halimeda incrassata, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Halimeda incrassata, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
(J.Ellis) J.V.Lamouroux, 1816
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