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Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Suborder Spermothamniineae
Family Wrangeliaceae
Tribe Wrangelieae
Genus Wrangelia

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Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh
Cabo de Palos, Murcia, Spain. 24 Sep 2013. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh
Cabo de Palos, Murcia, Spain. 02 Jul 2013. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh
Selce, northern Croatia. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh
Bonaire, Caribbean. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh
Madeira. Peter Wirtz. © Peter Wirtz (peterwirtz2004@yahoo.com ).

Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh
KwaZulu-Natal. Heroen Verbruggen. © Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com).

 

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Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh Cabo de Palos, Murcia, Spain
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Publication details
Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh 1828: 138

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

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

Basionym
Griffithsia penicillata C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "Ad oras Italiae" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 432).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a pencil or an artist'’s camel-hair brush (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Griffithsia penicillata C.Agardh 1824

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Almeida, W.R. de, Beauclair Guimarães, S.M.P. de & Nascimento Moura, C.W. do (2014). Novas adições à fl ora marinha bentônica da costa nordeste do Brasil. Iheringia Serie Botanica 69(1): 97-104.

Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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.

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..

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Verified by: 27 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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

Feldmann, G. & Gugliemi, G. (1971). Sur la cytologie du Wrangelia penicillata C. Ag. (Rhodophycées, Ceramiales). Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences. Paris. Série D 273: 63-66.
Kylin, H. (1928). Über Wrangelia penicillata und ihre systematische Stellung. Dansk. Bot. Ark. 5: 1-8.
Sansón, M. & Reyes, J. (2010). Morfología vegetativa y reproductora de Wrangelia penicillata en las islas Canarias (Rhodophyta, Ceramiales, Wrangeliaceae). Vieraea 38: 141-153.
Zavodnik, D. (1973). Note on the settlements of Wrangelia penicillata C. Ag. in the Northern Adriatic Sea. Rapp. Comm. Int. Mer. Médit. 22: 123-124.

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