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Petroglossum nicaeense (Duby) Schotter

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Phyllophoraceae
Genus Petroglossum


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Petroglossum nicaeense (Duby) Schotter
East of the Skerries, Portrush, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland. 06 Aug 2013. Francis Bunker. © Francis Bunker (fbunker@marineseen.com).

Petroglossum nicaeense (Duby) Schotter
Bari, Italy. Gianni Felicini. © Gianni Felicini (gfelih@alice.it).

Petroglossum nicaeense (Duby) Schotter
KwaZulu-Natal; ramifying in a sponge. Tom Schils. © Tom Schils (tom@schils.be).


Schottera nicaeensis (J.V.Lamouroux ex Duby) Guiry & Hollenberg KwaZulu-Natal; ramifying in a sponge
© Tom Schils (tom@schils.be)

Publication details
Petroglossum nicaeense (Duby) Schotter 1953: 209

Published in: Schotter, G. (1953). Note sur le Gymnogongrus nicaeensis (Dub.) Ardiss. et Straff. Bulletin de la Société d’'Histoire Naturelle de l’'Afrique du Nord 43: 203-210.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Petroglossum is Petroglossum pacificum Hollenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Schottera nicaeensis (J.V.Lamouroux ex Duby) Guiry & Hollenberg

Halymenia nicaeensis J.V.Lamouroux ex Duby

Type information
Type locality: Marseilles, France (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 319). Lectotype: STR (Guiry & Hollenberg 1975: fig. 4). Notes: See also Dixon & Irvine (1977: 230). This type locality was first recorded by Guiry & Hollenberg (1975: 153).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Lewis, J.A. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Family Phyllophoraceae Nägeli 1847: 248. In: The marine benthic flora of Southern Australia. Part III A. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 259-270. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Created: 27 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 08 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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

Calabrese, G. (1972). Research on red algal pigments. 2. Pigments of Petroglossum nicaeense (Duby) Schotter (Rhodophyceae, Gigartinales) and their seasonal variations at different light intensities. Phycologia 11: 141-146, 3 figs.
Dipierro, S., Perrone, C. & Felicini, G.P. (1977). In vivo nitrate reductase assay in Petroglossum nicaeense (Duby) Schotter (Rhodophyta, Phyllophoraceae). Phycologia 16: 179-182.
Felicini, G.P. & Perrone, C. (1970). In vitro development of carpospores of Petroglossum nicaeense (Duby) Schotter. Giorn Bot Itla 104: 413-426.
Felicini, G.P. & Perrone, C. (1972). Le rôle des proliférations de la fronde dans le cycle biologique de Petroglossum nicaeense (Duby) Schotter (Rhodophycées, Gigartinales). Phycologia 11: 197-205.
Felicini, G.P. & Perrone, C. (1974). Influence of some trophic conditions on the early stages of frond growth of Petroglossum nicaeense. Informatore Botanico Italiano 6: 292-293.
Felicini, G.P. (1972). The biology of Petroglossum nicaeense in relation to light and dark cycles. Informatore Botanico Italiano 4: 214-215.
Guiry, M.D. & Hollenberg, G.J. (1975). Schottera gen. nov. and Schottera nicaeensis (Lamour. ex Duby) comb. nov. (=Petroglossum nicaeense (Lamour. ex Duby) Schotter) in the British Isles. British Phycological Journal 10: 149-164, 15 figs.
Perrone, C. & Felicini, G.P. (1972). Sur les bourgeons adventifs de Petroglossum nicaeense (Duby) Schotter (Rhodophycées, Gigartinales) en culture. Phycologia 11: 87-95.
Perrone, C. & Felicini, G.P. (1974). Dominance apicale et morphogénèse chez Petroglossum nicaeense (Duby) Schotter (Rhodophyceae). Phycologia 13: 187-194.
Perrone, C. (1973). Ecological researchs on Petroglossum nicaeense. Giornale Botanico Italiano 107: 47-57.

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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 25 March 2019.

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