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Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Dasycladales
Family Dasycladaceae
Genus Dasycladus


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Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser
en su hábitat natural, en la zona Habana-Matanzas. Foto: Ángel Fernández..

Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser
Calnegre, Murcia, Spain. 08 Dec 2011. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser
La Azohía, Murcia, Spain. 24 Oct 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez " . © marmenormarmayor.es.

Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser
Selce, northern Croatia. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser
Madeira. Peter Wirtz. © Peter Wirtz (peterwirtz2004@yahoo.com ).

Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser
Upper part of a young cell. Photo-Atlas of living Dasycladales. Sigrid Berger. © Sigrid Berger (sberger@spup.de).


Halysium canaliculatum Kützing

Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser La Azohía, Murcia, Spain
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Publication details
Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser in Beck & Zahlbruckner 1898: 459, fig. 8

Published in: Beck, G. von & Zahlbruckner, A. (1898). Schedae ad "Kryptogamas exsiccatas" editae a Museo Palatino Vindobonensi, Centuria IV. Annalen des Kaiserlich-Königlichen Naturhistorischen Hofmuseums 13: 443-472, 2 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dasycladus is Dasycladus claviformis (Roth) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Spongia vermicularis Scopoli

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), worm-shaped, almost cylindrical and bent in places, marked with irregular waves or bent lines (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Spongia vermicularis Scopoli 1772
Fucus vermicularis (Scopoli) Bertoloni 1819

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva claviformis Roth 1806
Cladostephus claviforme C.Agardh 1824
Dasycladus claviformis (Roth) C.Agardh 1828
Dasytrichia claviformis (Roth) Bonnemaison 1828
Codium claviforme (Roth) Delle Chiaje 1829
Myrsidrum bertolonii Bory 1832
Dasycladus cylindricus Meneghini ex Kützing 1849

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Sfriso, A. (2011). Chlorophyta multicellulari e fanerogame acquatiche. Ambiente di transizione italiani e litorali adiacenti. pp. [1]-318, pls 1-94. Bologna: Arpa Emilia-Romagna.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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Cinelli, F. (1979). Acetabularia acetabulum (L.) Silva, Acetabularia parvula Solms-Laubach and Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser (Chlorophyta, Dasycladales): ecology and distribution in the Mediterranean Sea.. In: Developmental Biology of Acetabularia. (Bonotto, S., Kefeli, V. & Puiseux-Dao, S. Eds), pp. 3-14. Amsterdam: Elsevier North Holland Biomedical Press.
Pérez-Rodriguez, E., Aguilera, J. & Figueroa, F.L. (2003). Tissular localization of coumarins in the green alga Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser. A photoprotective role?. J. Experimental Botany 384: 1-8.
Pérez-Rodríguez, E., Gómez, I., Karsten, U. & Figueroa, F.L. (1998). Effects of UV radiation on photosynthesis and excretion of UV-absorbing compounds of Dasycladus vermicularis (Dasycladales, Chlorophyta) from southern Spain. Phycologia 37: 379-387, 7 figs, 2 tables.
Ross, C., Küpper, F.C., Vreeland, V., Waite, J.H. & Jacobs, R.S. (2005). Evidence of a latent oxidative burst in relation to wound repair in the giant unicellular chlorophyte Dasycladus vermicularis. Journal of Phycology 41: 531-541.
Ross, C., Vreeland, V., Waite, J.H. & Jacobs, R.S. 2005 (2005). Rapid assembly of a wound plug: stage one of a two-stage wound repair mechanism in the giant unicellular chlorophyte Dasycladus vermicularis (Chlorophyceae). Journal of Phycology 41: 46-54.
Torres, J., Rivera, A., Clark, G. & Roux, S.J. (2008). Participation of extracellular nucleotides in the wound response of Dasycladus vermicularis and Acetabularia acetabulum. Journal of Phycology 44: 1504-1511.

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