Anadyomene wrightii ex J.E.Gray
Anadyomene wrightii Harvey ex J.E.Gray Palau Islands, West Pacific
Anadyomene wrightii Harvey ex J.E.Gray 1866: 48, pl. 44: fig. 5
Original publication: Gray, J.E. (1866). On Anadyomene and Microdictyon, with the description of three new allied genera, discovered by Menzies in the Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Botany, London 4: 41-51, 65-72, Plate 44.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for Charles Wright (1811-1885), American botanist and collector. In 1853 and 1856 he took part in the Rodgers-Ringgold North Pacific Exploring and Surveying Expedition.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Ryukyuretto, Japan (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 756).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Anadyomene wrightii Harvey ex J.E.Gray)
Africa: Kenya (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Bolton, Oyieke & Gwanda 2007), Madagascar (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Mauritius (Børgesen 1940), Mozambique (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Somalia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Coppejans, Leliaert & Verbruggen 2005), Tanzania (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Oliveira, Österlund & Mtolera 2005).
Indian Ocean Islands: Aldabra Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Cargados Carajos (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Chagos Archipelago (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Maldives (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Réunion (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Saya de Malha Bank (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Seychelles (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
South-east Asia: Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987), Singapore (Pham et al. 2011), Vietnam (Pham-Hoàng 1969, Abbott, Fisher & McDermid 2002, Tsutsui et al. 2005, Tien 2007, Titlyanov et al. 2011).
Australia and New Zealand: Western Australia (Huisman et al. 2009).
Abbott, I.A., Fisher, J. & McDermid, K.J. (2002). Newly reported and revised marine algae from the vicinity of Nha Trang, Vietnam. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol. 8, pp. 291-321. Oceanographic Institute, Nha Trang, Vietnam: California Sea Grant College.
Ding, L. & Luan, R. (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus IV Chlorophyta No. I Ulotrichales Chaetophorales, Phaeophilales, Ulvales, Acrosiphoniales. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-173, pls I-VI. Beijing: Science Press.
Huisman, J.M., Leliaert, F., Verbruggen, H & Townsend, R.A. (2009). Marine benthic plants of Western Australia's shelf-edge atolls. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 77: 50-87, 14 figs.
Okamura, K. (1908). Icones of Japanese Algae. Vol. I pp. 179-208, pls. XXXVI-XL. Tokyo: The Author.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Anadyomene&species=wrightii
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=Anadyomene&Species=wrightii
Created: 08 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 January 2014 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1427 times since it was created.
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Enomoto, S. & Hirose, H. (1970). On the life-history of Anadyomene wrightii with special reference to the reproduction, development, and cytological sequences. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 83: 270-280.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:74056