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Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh

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

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Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh
Lorne, Victoria, Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh
Apollo Bay, Victoria, Australia; beds below low water. 23 Nov 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh
Phyllospora comosa, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh
Phyllospora comosa, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh
Phyllospora comosa, Safety Cove, Tasmania, Australia. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh
Phyllospora comosa, Safety Cove, Tasmania, Australia. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh
Phyllospora comosa, Fossil Island, Pirates Bay, Tasmania. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh
Phyllospora comosa, Fossil Island, Pirates Bay, Tasmania. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh
Phyllospora comosa, Fossil Island, Pirates Bay, Tasmania. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh
Phyllospora comosa, Fossil Island, Pirates Bay, Tasmania. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh Phyllospora comosa, Tesselated Pavement, Pirates Bay, Tasmania
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Publication details
Phyllospora comosa (Labillardière) C.Agardh 1839: 311, pl. XXVIII [28]: fig. 11

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1839). Revision der Algengattung Macrocystis. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlichen Leopoldinisch-Carolinischen Akademie der Naturforscher 19(1): 281-316, pls XXVI-XXVIII.
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Type species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

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

Basionym
Fucus comosus Labillardière

Type information
Type locality: "ad capitis Van-Diemen" (Storm Bay, Tasmania) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 906). Type: FI (Womersley 1987: 347). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Ducker (1979b: 20) for further information regarding the type locality of this species.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furnished with tufts of leaves or hairs.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus comosus Labillardière 1807

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

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.

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

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References
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Burridge, T. & Hallam, N.D. (1993). Early development and apical growth in Phyllospora comosa (Labillardiere) Agardh,C. (Seirococcaceae, Phaeophyta). Botanica Marina 36: 159-168.
Burridge, T., Clayton, M.N. & Hallam, N.D. (1993). Oogenesis and stalk mediated fertilization in Phyllospora comosa, (Labillardière) C. Agardh, (Seirococcaceae, Phaeophyta). Botanica Marina 36: 223-232, 22 figs, 1 table.
Schoenwaelder, M.E.A. & Clayton, M.N. (2000). Physode formation in embryos of Phyllospora comosa and Hormosira banksii (Phaeophyceae). Phycologia 39: 1-9.

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