Caloglossa apomeiotica J.A.West & Zuccarello
Caloglossa apomeiotica J.A.West & Zuccarello 1994: 383-388, figs 1-15
Original publication: West, J.A., Zuccarello, G.C., Pedroche, F.F. & Karsten, U. (1994). Caloglossa apomeiotica sp. nov. (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from Pacific México. Botanica Marina 37: 381-390.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Holotype locality: San Carlos, Bahía Magdalena, Baja California Sur, México (West, Zuccarello, Pedroche & Karsten 1994: 383). Holotype: West; 6.1.1990; on Rhizophora mangle prop roots. UC 1199678 (West, Zuccarello, Pedroche & Karsten 1994: 383).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Caloglossa apomeiotica J.A.West & Zuccarello)
North America: Baja California Sur (Gulf) (Pérez-Eatrada et al. 2012 ), Florida (Zuccarello et al. 2012), Mexico (Kamiya, Zuccarello & West 2003, Zuccarello et al. 2012), South Carolina (Zuccarello et al. 2012).
South America: Brazil (Zuccarello et al. 2012).
Considered to be a taxonomic synonym of C. leprieurii by Kamiya et al. (2003). Resurrected as a distinct species by Krayesky et al. (2011). - (12 Sep 2012) - Wendy Guiry
Source of synonymy
Krayesky, D.M., Norris, J., West, J.A. & Fredercq, S. (2011). The Caloglossa leprieurii-complex (Delesseriaceae, Rhodphyta) in the Americas: the elucidation of overlooked species based on molecular and morphological evidence. Cryptogamie Algologie 32(1): 37-62.
Kamiya, M., Zuccarello, G.C. & West, J.A. (2003). Evolutionary relationships of the genus Caloglossa (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta) inferred from large-subunit ribosomal RNA gene sequences, morphological evidence and reproductive compatability, with description of a new species from Guatemala. Phycologia 42: 478-497.
Zuccarello, G.C, Kamiya, M., Ootsuki, R., Loiseaux de Goer, S., Pedroche, F.F. & West, J.A. (2012). New records of red algae from mangroves in El Salvador and Pacific Mexico, combining culture and molecular observations. Botanica Marina 55(1): 101-111.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Caloglossa&species=apomeiotica
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Caloglossa&Species=apomeiotica
Created: 26 March 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 September 2012 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 539 times since it was created.
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Kamiya, M., West, J.A., King, R.J., Zuccarello, G.C., Tanaka, J. & Hara, Y. (1998). Evolutionary divergence in the red algae Caloglossa leprieurii and C. apomeiotica. Journal of Phycology 34: 361-370, 17 figs, 3 tables.
West, J.A., Zuccarello, G.C., Pedroche, F.F. & Karsten, U. (1994). Caloglossa apomeiotica sp. nov. (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from Pacific México. Botanica Marina 37: 381-390.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:109303