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Taxonomy Detail

Family Hymenocladiaceae

Hymenocladiaceae Le Gall, Dalen & G.W.Saunders, 2008: 1569.

Type of name: Hymenocladia J.Agardh 1863

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: Le Gall, L., Dalen, J.L. & Saunders, G.W. (2008). Phylogenetic analyses of the red algal order Rhodymeniales supports recognition of the Hymenocladiaceae fam. nov., Fryeellaceae fam. nov., and Neogastroclonium gen. nov. Journal of Phycology 44: 1556-1571.

Description:
Thallus of various forms, with a solid pseudoparenchymatous structure; some members with secondary cells intercalary among larger medullary cells. Carpogonial branches (where known) 4-celled. Tetrasporangial initials arising from transformation of existing cortical cells, with little modification of adjacent cortical cells. Tetrasporangia tetrahedrally or cruciately divided.

References
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Huisman, J.M. & Saunders, G.W. (2018). Hymenocladiaceae. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 318-323. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Le Gall, L., Dalen, J.L. & Saunders, G.W. (2008). Phylogenetic analyses of the red algal order Rhodymeniales supports recognition of the Hymenocladiaceae fam. nov., Fryeellaceae fam. nov., and Neogastroclonium gen. nov. Journal of Phycology 44: 1556-1571.

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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 21 November 2018.

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