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Hildenbrandia prototypus Nardo

Publication details
Hildenbrandia prototypus Nardo 1834: 676 (as 'Hildenbrandtia' )

Published in: Nardo, G.D. (1834). De novo genere Algarum cui nomen est Hildbrandtia prototypus. Isis von Oken 1834: 675-676.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Hildenbrandia.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hildenbrandia rubra (Sommerfelt) Meneghini

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

Taxonomic notes
Irvine & Pueschel (1994: 241) include this as a doubtful synonym of H. rubra. They note that the type specimen is missing from Nardo's collection (in Herb. Zanardini, Venice) and the kind of tetrasporangial cleavage is not specified in the original description. Included in the synonymy of Hildenbrandia rubra by Athanasiadis (2016: 63). - (8 Jun 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Venezia, Italy (Nardo 1834: 676). Notes: A type has not been located (Irvine & Pueschel 1994: 241).

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Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Key references
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, O.C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.

Denizot, M. (1968). Les algues floridées encroutantes (à l'éxclusion des Corallinacées). pp. [1]-310, 227 figs. Paris: Laboratoire de Cryptogamie, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1966). Supplement to Smith's marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. [i]-ix [xii], [1]-130, 53 figs. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Irvine, L.M. & Pueschel, C.M. (1994). Hildenbrandiales. In: Seaweeds of the British Isles Volume 1 Rhodophyta Part 2B. (Irvine, L.M. & Chamberlain, Y.M. Eds) Vol.1(2B), pp. 235-241. London: HMSO.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. 1-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Zinova, A.D. (1955). Opredelitel burykh vodoroslej severnykh morej SSSR [Determination book of the red algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. pp. 1-219 [+ 1], 169 figs. Moscow & Leningrad: Akad. Nauk SSSR.

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

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

Cabioch, J. & Giraud, G. (1981). Sur les particularités cytologiques de l'Hildenbrandia prototypus Nardo (Rhodophycées, Cryptonémiales) et les affinités possible du genre. Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences. Paris. Série D 292: 191-195.
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.
Umezaki, I. (1969). The germination of tetraspores of Hildenbrandia prototypus Nardo and its life history. Japanese Journal of Botany 44: 17-28, 3 plates.

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