Endophyton ramosum N.L.Gardner
Endophyton ramosum N.L.Gardner 1909: 372, pl. 14: figs 3, 4
Published in: Gardner, N.L. (1909). New Chlorophyceae from California. University of California Publications in Botany 3: 371-375.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Endophyton.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulvella ramosa (N.L.Gardner) R.Nielsen, C.J.O'Kelly & B. Wysor
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), branched, bearing branches (usually many) (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Fort Point and Land's End, San Francisco, California (Gardner 1909: 372). Type: N.L. Gardner; Within the fronds of Iridaea laminarioides and Gigartina radula. (Gardner 1909: 372).
Source of current name
Nielsen, R., Petersen, G., Seberg, O., Daugbjerg, N., O'Kelly, C.J. & Wysor, B. (2013). Revision of the genus Ulvella (Ulvellaceae, Ulvophyceae) based on morphology and tufA gene sequences of species in culture, with Acrochaete and Pringsheimiella placed in synonymy. Phycologia 52(1): 37-56.
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, O.C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.
Gabrielson, P.W., Widdowson, T.B. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2006). Keys to the seaweeds and seagrasses of southeast Alaska, British Columbia, Washington and Oregon. Phycological Contribution 7: [i]-iv, 1-209.
Kloczcova, N.G. (1996). Flora vodoroslei makrofitov Tatarskogo Proliva i osobennosti ee formirovanija [Macrophyte algal flora of Tatars Gulf (Sea of Japan) and peculiarities of its formation]. pp. 1-289. Vladivostock: Dalnauka. [in Russian]
Rinkel, B.E., Hayes, P., Gueidan, C. & Brodie, J. (2012). A molecular phylogeny of Acrochaete and other endophytic green algae (Ulvales, Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 48(4): 1020-1027.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Vinogradova, K.L. (1979). Opredelitel' vodoroslej dal'nevostochnykh morej SSSR. Selenye vodorosli [Determination book of the algae of the far-eastern seas of the USSR. Green algae]. pp. 1-148, 67 figs, pls I-XVIII. Leningrad: Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Botanicheskij Institut im. V.L. Komarova.
Created: 13 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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O'Kelly, C.J. (1982). Observations on marine Chaetophoraceae (Chlorophyta). III. The structure, reproduction and life history of Endophyton ramosum. Phycologia 21: 247-257.
Sánchez C., P., Correa, J.A. & Gercia-Reina, G. (1996). Host-specificity of Endophyton ramosum (Chlorophyta), the causative agent of green patch disease in Mazzaella laminarioides (Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 31: 173-179, 10 figs, 3 tables.
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