Anadyomene plicata C.
Anadyomene plicata C.Agardh Nth Turtle Island, off Port Hedland, Western Australia
Anadyomene plicata C.Agardh 1823: 400-401
Original publication: Agardh, C.A. (1823). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [vii-viii], -531. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), folded into pleats or furrows, usually longitudinally (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Type locality: "Ravak" (Rauki), Waigeo Island, Moluccas, Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 755).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Anadyomene plicata C.Agardh)
Africa: Somalia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
Indian Ocean Islands: Seychelles (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
Australia and New Zealand: Papua New Guinea (Coppejans et al. 2001, Leliaert & Coppejans 2004), Queensland (Lewis 1987, Cribb 1996, Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010), Western Australia (Huisman et al. 2009).
Australia and New Zealand: Houtman Abrolhos (Huisman 1997), Northern Territory (Womersley 1958, Lewis 1987), Queensland (Lewis 1987, Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010), Western Australia (Huisman 2000, Huisman & Borowitzka 2003).
Pacific Islands: Solomon Islands (Womersley & Bailey 1970).
Leliaert, F. & Coppejans, E. (2004). Crystalline cell inclusions: a new diagnostic character in the Cladophorophyceae (Chlorophyta). Phycologia 43: 189-203.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Anadyomene&species=plicata
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Anadyomene&Species=plicata
Created: 04 July 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 June 2006 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 June 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:64721