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Plocamium telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey ex Kützing

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Plocamiales
Family Plocamiaceae
Genus Plocamium

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Plocamium telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey ex Kützing
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Plocamium telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey ex Kützing
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Plocamium telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey ex Kützing
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Plocamium telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey ex Kützing
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Plocamium telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey ex Kützing
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Plocamium telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey ex Kützing
KwaZulu-Natal. Heroen Verbruggen. © Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com).

 

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Plocamium telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey ex Kützing Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University
© Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp)

Publication details
Plocamium telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Harvey ex Kützing 1849: 885

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Plocamium is Plocamium vulgare J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Basionym
Thamnophora telfairiae W.J.Hooker & Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 344).

Eponomy
Named for Annabella Telfair (d. 1832), botanical artist and collector, wife of Charles Telfair (1778-1833), Irish botanist and founder of the botanical gardens in Mauritius.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Thamnophora telfairiae W.J.Hooker & Harvey 1834
Bonnemaisonia telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Endlicher 1843
Nereidea telfairiae (W.J.Hooker & Harvey) Kuntze 1891

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Plocamium coccineum var. tenue Kützing 1866
Plocamium abnorme f. uncinatum Okamura 1913

Nomenclatural notes
Lawson & John (1987) cite this species as Plocamium telfairiae Harvey ex Kützing.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp. [1] 5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program. [in Korean]

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.

Levring, T. (1945). Marine algae from some Antarctic and sub-Antarctic islands. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift, N.F., Avd. 2 41(7): 1-36, 1 pl.

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.

Silva, P.C., Meñez, E.G. & Moe, R.L. (1987). Catalog of the benthic marine algae of the Philippines. Smithsonian Contributions to Marine Sciences 27: [i-ii] iii-iv, 1-179, 2 figs, 1 table.

Yano, T., Kamiya, M., Arai, S. & Kawai, H. (2004). Morphological homoplasy in Japanese Plocamium species (Plocamiales, Rhodophyta) inferred from the Rubisco spacer sequence and intracellular acidity. Phycologia 43: 383-393, 11 figs, 2 tables.

Yano, T., Kamiya, M., Murikami, A., Sasaki, H. & Kawai, H. (2006). Biochemical phenotypes corresponding to molecular phylogeny of the red alga Plocamium (Plocamiales, Rhodophyta): implications of incongruence with the conventional taxonomy. Journal of Phycology 42: 155-169.

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References
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Watanabe, K., Miyakado, M., Ohno, N., Okada, A., Yanagi, K. & Moriguchi, K. (1989). A polyhalogenated insecticidal monoterpene from the red alga Plocamium telfairiae. Phytochemistry 28: 77-78.
Watanabe, K., Miyakado, M., Ohno, N., Okada, A., Yanagi, K.& Moriguchi, K. (1989). A polyhalogenated insecticidal monoterpene from the red alga, Plocamium telfairiae. Phytochemistry 28: 77-78.
Watanabe, K., Umeda, K., Kurita, Y., Takayama, C. & Miyakado, M. (1990). Two insecticidal monoterpenes, telfairine and aplysiaterpenoid A, from the red alga Plocamium telfairiae: structure elucidation, biological activity, and molecular topographical consideration by a semiempirical molecular orbital study,. Pest. Biochem. Physiol. 37: 275-286.

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