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Taxonomy Detail

Family Hildenbrandiaceae

Hildenbrandiaceae Rabenhorst, 1868: 408.

Source: Kamiya, M., Lindstrom, S.C., Nakayama, T., Yokoyama, A., Lin, S.-M., Guiry, M.D., Gurgel, F.D.G., Huisman, J.M., Kitayama, T., Suzuki, M., Cho, T.O. & Frey, W. (2017). Rhodophyta. In: Syllabus of Plant Families, 13th ed. Part 2/2 Photoautotrophic eukaryotic Algae. (Frey, W. Eds), pp. [i]-xii, [1]-171. Stuttgart: Borntraeger Science Publishers.

Original publication: Rabenhorst, L. (1868). Flora europaea algarum aquae dulcis et submarinae. Sectio III. Algae chlorophyllophyceas, melanophyceas et rhodophyceas complectens. pp. i-xx, 1-461, 51 figs. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: Apud Eduardum Kummerum.

Description:
Red algae that are crustose and smooth to tubercular or with erect branches; composed of a basal layer of laterally adhering branched filaments and laterally adhering simple or branched erect filaments; tetrasporangia zonately or irregularly divided, apomeiotic, borne in ostiolate conceptacles; sexual reproduction unknown;pit plugs with a single cap layer and membrane.

References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

DeCew, T.C. & West, J.A. (1977). Culture studies on the marine red algae Hildenbrandia occidentalis and H. prototypus (Cryptonemiales, Hildenbrandiaceae). Bulletin of the Japanese Society for Phycology 25 (Suppl.): 31-41.

Nan, F.-R., Feng, H., Lv, J.-P. & Xie, S.-L. (2017). Hildenbrandia jigongshanensis (Hildenbrandiaceae, Rhodophyta), a new freshwater species described from Jigongshan Mountain, China. Phytotaxa 292(3): 243-252, 3 figs, 2 tables.

Ros, M.D., López Jiménez, E. & Aboal, M. (1997). Primera cita de Hildenbrandia angolensis Welwitsch ex W. West & G.S. West (Hildenbrandiaceae, Rhodophyceae), para la flora algal epicontinental española. Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 55: 458-460.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 November 2018.

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