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Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Trentepohliales
Family Trentepohliaceae
Genus Trentepohlia

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Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh
Shore Acres State Park (Simpson Cove) in Coos Co. Oregon. 07 Feb 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh
Shore Acres State Park (Simpson Cove) in Coos Co. Oregon. 26 Feb 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; tufted plants at MHWN. 26 Jan 2008. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; turf at MHWN. 26 Jan 2008. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh
North Portugal, Viana do Castelo, upper intertidal, 2002. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

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Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge Northern California
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Trentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh 1824: 36

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, [1]-312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Trentepohlia is Trentepohlia aurea (Linnaeus) C.Martius.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge

Basionym
Byssus purpurea Lightfoot

Type information
Type locality: ‘Upon the base of the Abbott MacKinnon’s tomb in the ruined Abbey at Y-Columb-Kill’ Type: Probably destroyed (Conway & Knaggs, 1966) Notes: The Abbott MacKinnon’s tomb has now been enclosed and no trace of the original population remains (fide David Fewer).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), purple (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Rosenvinge, L.K. (1900). Note sur une Floridée aérienne (Rhodochorton islandicum nov. sp.). Botanisk Tidsskrift 23(1): 61-81.

Key references
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 July 2019.

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