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Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Xiphophoraceae
Genus Xiphophora

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Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman
Brighton, South Island, New Zealand. 04 Aug 2005. Svenja Heesch. © Svenja Heesch (svenja.heesch@nuigalway.ie).

Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman
Xiphophora gladiata, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman
Xiphophora gadiata, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman
Xiphophora gladiata, Safety Cove, Tasmania, Australia. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman
Xiphophota gladiata, Safety Cove, Tasmania, Australia. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman
Xiphophora gladiata, with Hormosira banksii, Tesselated Pavement, Pirates Bay, Tasmania. 30 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman
Xiphophora gladiata, Tesselated Pavement, Pirates Bay, Tasmania. 30 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman

 

Delesseria plocamium var. procera C.Agardh

Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman Xiphophora gadiata, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman 1893: 281

Published in: Kjellman, F.R. (1893). Phaeophyceae (Fucoideae). In: Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien, 1 (2). (Engler, A. & Prantl, K. Eds), pp. 193-288. Leipzig: Wilhelm Englemann.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Xiphophora is Xiphophora billardierei Montagne.

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

Basionym
Fucus gladiatus Labillardière

Type information
Type locality: ""Cape van Diemen"" (S.E. Tasmania) (Womersley 1987: 345).FI (Womersley 1987: 345).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), sword-llike.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus gladiatus Labillardière 1807
Fucodium gladiatum (Labillardière) J.Agardh 1848
Himanthalia gladiata (Labillardière) Kützing 1849
Ascophylla gladiata (Labillardière) Kuntze 1891

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Xiphophora billardierei Montagne 1842

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Cho, G.Y, Rousseau, F., Reviers, B. de & Boo, S.M. (2006). Phylogenetic relationships within the Fucales (Phaeophyceae) assessed by the photosystem I coding psaA sequences. Phycologia 45: 512-519.

Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 481, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.

Created: 16 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 27 February 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Gillanders, B.M. & Brown, M.T. (1994). Seasonal variation in standing crop, reproduction and population structue of Xiphophora gladiata (Phaeophyceae: Fucales). Botanica Marina 37: 35-41, 4 figs, 1 table.
Gillanders, B.M. & Brown, M.T. (1994). The chemical composition of Xiphophora gladiata (Phaeophyceae: Fucales): seasonal and within plant variation. Botanica Marina 37: 483-490, 5 figs, 1 table.
Rice, E.L. & Kenchington, T.J. (1990). Spatial variation patterns in the marine macroalga Xiphophora gladiata ssp. gladiata (Phaeophyta). I. Partitioning of morphological variation into spatial scales. Journal of Phycology 26: 508-522, 6 figs, 7 tables.
Rice, E.L. & Kenchington, T.J. (1990). Spatial variation patterns in the marine macroalga Xiphophora gladiata ssp. gladiata (Phaeophyta). II. Morphological variation over large spatial scales. Journal of Phycology 26: 522-534, 4 figs, 8 tables.
Rice, E.L. (1987). Small-scale distributional pattern in Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardiere) Montagne ex Kjellman (Fucales, Phaeophyta). Phycologia 26: 247-251.

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