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Wrangelia bicuspidata Børgesen

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Suborder Spermothamniineae
Family Wrangeliaceae
Tribe Wrangelieae
Genus Wrangelia

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Wrangelia bicuspidata Børgesen
Panama. Tetrasporangia loosely clasped by involucral filaments.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Wrangelia bicuspidata Børgesen
Panama. Tetrasporangia loosely clasped by involucral filaments at branch whorl (base broken from stalk branch) .. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Wrangelia bicuspidata Børgesen
Panama. Branchlets pointed tips.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Wrangelia bicuspidata Børgesen
Panama. Rhizoidal-like filaments growing upward and downward on branch at base of whorled branchlets.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Wrangelia bicuspidata Børgesen
Panama. Saboga-Las Perlas. Habit showing fine soft filamentous branchlets.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

Gonodia clandestina (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Hamel

Wrangelia bicuspidata Børgesen Panama. Tetrasporangia loosely clasped by involucral filaments at branch whorl (base broken from stalk branch) .
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Wrangelia bicuspidata Børgesen 1916: 118, figs 127-130

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1916). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (2). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 81-144, Figs 87-148.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Wrangelia is Wrangelia penicillata (C.Agardh) C.Agardh.

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

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: between St. John and St. Thomas, Virgin Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 432).

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Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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