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Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Dasycladales
Family Dasycladaceae
Genus Bornetella

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Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach
Long Reef, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach
Selce, northern Croatia. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach
Cell. Photo-Atlas of living Dasycladales. Sigrid Berger. © Sigrid Berger (sberger@spup.de).

Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach

 

Griffithsia tasmanica (Kützing) Kützing

Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach Selce, northern Croatia
© Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net)

Publication details
Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach 1892: 80

Published in: Solms-Laubach, H. (1892). Ueber die algengenera Cymopolia, Neomeris und Bornetella. Annales du Jardin Botanique de Buitenzorg 11: 61-97, Plates VIII, IX.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bornetella is Bornetella nitida Munier-Chalmas ex Sonder.

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

Basionym
Neomeris sphaerica Zanardini

Type information
Type locality: Sorong, Irian Jaya, Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 888).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), globose, spherical (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Neomeris sphaerica Zanardini 1878

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Bornetella ovalis Yamada 1933

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Neomeris sphaerica Zanardini)
Asia: Japan (Yoshida 1998), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

(as Bornetella sphaerica (Zanardini) Solms-Laubach)
Africa: Madagascar (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Mauritius (Børgesen 1948, Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Coppejans, Leliaert & De Clerck 2000).

Indian Ocean Islands: Seychelles (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

Asia: China (Tseng 1984, Liu 2008, Titlyanov et al. 2011), China (Hainan Island) (Titlyanova, Titlyanov & Kalita 2014, Titlyanov et al. 2015), Japan (Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Titlyanov et al 2006, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015), South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016), Taiwan (Lewis & Norris 1987, Shao 2003-2014, Anon. 2012, Anon. 2012), Yonaguni Island (Titlyanov et al. 2016).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2014), Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014), Singapore (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Pham et al. 2011), Vietnam (Pham-Hoàng 1969, Tsutsui et al. 2005, Tien 2007, Nguyen et al. 2013, Titlyanov, Titlyanova & Belous 2015).

Australia and New Zealand: Western Australia (Huisman & Borowitzka 2003, Huisman 2015).

Pacific Islands: Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996, South & Skelton 2003, Littler & Littler 2003), Guam (Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Hawaiian Islands (HI) (Magruder & Hunt 1979, Abbott & Huisman, 2004, Tribollet et al 2006, Huisman, Abbott & Smith 2007, Vroom & Timmers 2009), Mariana Islands (Tsuda 2003), New Caledonia (Payri 2007), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (Tsuda 2014), Republic of Palau (Ohba et al 2007).

(as Bornetella ovalis Yamada)
Asia: Japan (Okamura 1936, Segawa 1981), South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987).

Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2015). Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. pp. [i]-viii, 1-320, 56 figs, 14 pls. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. [1]-264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]

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