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Kallymenia antarctica Hariot

Publication details
Kallymenia antarctica Hariot 1907: 7

Published in: Hariot, P. (1907). Algues. In: Expédition Antarctique Française (1903-1905) commandée par le Dr Jean Charcot. Sciences Naturelles: documents sceintifiques. Botanique. (Charcot, J. Eds) Vol. Fasc. 1, Pt. 2, pp. 1-9. Paris: Masson et Cie, Éditeurs.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Kallymenia is Kallymenia reniformis (Turner) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Trematocarpus antarcticus (Hariot) Fredericq & R.L.Moe

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to the Antarctic (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Amsler et al. (2005: 320), this is currently being transferred to Trematocarpus (S. Fredericq, R. Moe pers. comm.). - (4 Oct 2006) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Booth (Wandel) Island, Antarctica Type: PC (Lamb & Zimmermann 1977: 182, fig. 48).

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Source of current name
Hommersand, M.H., Moe, R.L., Amsler, C.D. & Fredericq, S. (2009). Notes on the systematics and biogeographical relationships of Antarctic and sub-Antarctic Rhodophyta with descriptions of four new genera and five new species. Botanica marina 52: 509-534.

Key references
Amsler, C.D., Okogbue, I.N., Landry, D.M., Amsler, M.O., McClintock, J.B. & Baker, B.J. (2005). Potential chemical defenses against diatom fouling in Antarctic macroalgae. Botanica Marina 48: 318-322.

Boraso de Zaixso, A.L. (2013). Elementos para el estudio de las macroalgas de Argentina. Con colaboración de J.M. Zaixso. pp. [1]-204. Comodoro Rivadavia: Universitaria de la Patagonia.

Chance, R., Baker, A.R., Küpper, F.C., Hughes, C., Kloareg, B. & Malin, G. (2009). Release and transformations of inorganic iodine by marine macroalgae. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 82: 406–414.

Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.

Peters, K.J., Amsler, C.D., Amsler, M.O., McClintock, J.B., Dunbar, R.B. & Baker, B.J. (2005). A comparative analysis of the nutritional and elemental composition of macroalgae from the western Antarctic Peninsula. Phycologia 44: 453-463.

Quartino, M.L., Zaixso, H.E. & Boraso de Zaixso, A.L. (2005). Biological and environmental characterization of marine macroalgal assemblages in Potter Cove, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. Botanica Marina 48: 187-197.

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