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Cystoseira trinodis (Forsskål) C.Agardh

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

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Cystoseira trinodis (Forsskål) C.Agardh
Barrow Island, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Cystoseira trinodis (Forsskål) C.Agardh
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Cystoseira trinodis (Forsskål) C.Agardh
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Spyridia tetracantha Kützing

Cystoseira trinodis (Forsskål) C.Agardh Tanzania
© Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se)

Publication details
Cystoseira trinodis (Forsskål) C.Agardh 1820: 67

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1820 '1821'). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum. Pars prima. pp. [i-iv], [1]-168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cystoseira is Cystoseira concatenata (Linnaeus) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sirophysalis trinodis (Forsskal) Kützing

Basionym
Fucus trinodis Forsskål

Type information
Type locality: "Hae tres species ad littora urbis Tór" [El Tûr, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt] (Forsskål 1775: 192). Lectotype: C Herbarium Forsskålii No. 889 (Womersley 1987: 358). Notes: Lectotype (C) illustrated in Boisset & Ferrer-Gallego (2015: fig. 2 B).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus muricatus Turner 1808
Cystoseira muricata C.Agardh 1820
Cystoseira virgata Endlicher & Diesing 1845
Cystophyllum muricatum (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1848
Cystophyllum muricatum var. virgatum (Endlicher & Diesing) J.Agardh 1848
Sirophysalis virgata (Endlicher & Diesing) Kützing 1849
Sirophysalis binodis Kützing 1860
Cystophyllum nothum Grunow 1888
Cystophyllum muricatum var. binode (Kützing) De Toni 1895

Taxonomic notes
Considered an accepted name by Womersley 1987: 357, with the following synonyms: Cystophyllum onustum (Mertens) J. Agardh; Cystophyllum muricatum (Turner) J. Agardh [C. muricatum J. Agardh, new name]. - (3 Mar 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.

Key references
Agardh, C.A. (1821). Icones algarum ineditae fasciculus secundus. pp. [i-iv], pls XI-XX. Holmiae [Stockholm]: ex Officina Ecksteiniana, sumtibus auctoris.

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.

Draisma, S.G.A., Ballesteros, E., Rousseau, F. & Thibaut, T. (2010). DNA sequence data demonstrate the polyphyly of the genus Cystoseira and other Sargassaceae genera (Phaeophyceae). Journal of Phycology 46(6): 1329-1345.

Kraft, G.T. (2009). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 2. Brown algae. pp. [i-iv], v-vi, 1-364, 107 figs. Erratum of fig. 73 from vol. 1. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study and CSIRO Publishing.

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.

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