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Thorea ramosissima Bory, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Thorea ramosissima Bory 1808: 128, nom. illeg.

Published in: Bory de Saint-Vincent, [J.B.G.M.] (1808). Sur un genre nouveau de la Cryptogamie aquatique, nomme Thorea. Annales du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle 12: 126-135, 1 pl. [pl. 18].
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Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Thorea.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Thorea hispida (Thore) Desvaux

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), much branched.

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

Taxonomic notes
Tsekos et al. (2004) cite this as the accepted name.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Kumano, S. (2002). Freshwater Red Algae of the World. pp. [i-ii], i-xiv, 1-375 [p. 375 is an Addendum], pls 1-199. Bristol: Biopress Limited.

Key references
Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

Kumano, S. (2002). Freshwater Red Algae of the World. pp. [i-ii], i-xiv, 1-375 [p. 375 is an Addendum], pls 1-199. Bristol: Biopress Limited.

Tsekos, I., Reiss, H.-D. & Delivopoulos, S.G. (2004). The supramolecular organization of photosynthetic membranes in the red alga Thorea ramosissima: spatial relationship between putative photosystem II core particles (EF-particles) and phycobilisomes. Phycologia 43: 543-551, 13 figs, 1 table.

Culture Centre for Algae and Protozoa (CCAP) cultures
Strain Number 1394/2 Thorea ramosissima nom. illeg. Bory
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Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 18 January 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

John, D.M., Johnson, L.R. & Moore, J.A. (1989). Observations on Thorea ramosissima Bory (Batrachospermales, Thoreaceae), a freshwater red alga rarely recorded in the British Isles. British Phycological Journal 24: 99-102.
John, D.M., Johnson, L.R. & Moore, J.A. (1989). The red alga Thorea ramosissima: its distribution and status in the Thames catchment. The London Naturalist 68: 49-53.
Petkoff, S. (1942). Note concernant les formes de l'espèce Thorea ramosissima Bory, trouvèes en Bulgarie. Spis. Bulg. Akad. Nauk. 65: 141-144. [in Bulgarian]
Schmidle, W. (1896). Untersuchungen über Thorea ramosissima Bory. Hedwigia 35: 1-33.
Swale, E.M.F. (1962). The development and growth of Thorea ramosissima Bory. Annals of Botany NS 26: 105-116.
Swale, E.M.F. (1963). Notes on the morphology and anatomy of Thorea ramosissima Bory. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 58: 429-434.
Tomás, X. (1981). Thorea ramosissima en un canal del litoral valenciano. Fol. Bot. Misc. 2: 71-74.
Tsekos, I., Reiss, H.-D. & Delivopoulos, S.G. (2004). The supramolecular organization of photosynthetic membranes in the red alga Thorea ramosissima: spatial relationship between putative photosystem II core particles (EF-particles) and phycobilisomes. Phycologia 43: 543-551, 13 figs, 1 table.

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