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Calosiphonia vermicularis (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz

Publication details
Calosiphonia vermicularis (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz 1889: 453

Published in: Schmitz, F. (1889). Systematische Übersicht der bisher bekannten Gattungen der Florideen. Flora oder Allgemeine botanische Zeitung 72: 435-456, pl. XXI.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Calosiphonia is Calosiphonia finisterrae P.Crouan & H.Crouan.

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

Nemastoma vermiculare J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: In Mari Gaditano (= sea around the Strait of Gibraltar) (Berecibar et al. 2009: 220).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), worm-shaped, almost cylindrical and bent in places, marked with irregular waves or bent lines (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nemastoma vermiculare J.Agardh 1851
Lygistes vermicularis (J.Agardh) J.Agardh 1876

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Calosiphonia finisterrae P.Crouan & H.Crouan
Halymenia floresii var. angusta C.Agardh 1822

Habitat notes
Attached to the rocky substata at 12-20 m depths (Berecibar et al. 2009: 220). - (22 Mar 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Feldmann, J. (1954). Recherches sur la structure et le développement des Calosiphoniacées (Rhodophycées-Gigartinales). Revue Générale de Botanique 61: 453-499.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Okamura, K. (1909). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. I pp. 233-258, Index, pls XLVI-L. Tokyo: published by the author.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Created: 17 April 1996 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 07 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Gayral, P. & Mayhoub, H. (1981). Influence of some physical factors on the development of Calosiphonia vermicularis (J. Ag.) Schmitz. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 8: 98-105.
Mayhoub, H. (1973). Cycle du développement de Calosiphonia vermicularis (J. Agardh) Schmitz (Rhodophycée, Gigartinale). Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences. Paris. Série D 277: 1137-1140.
Mayhoub, M.H. (1975). Nouvelles observations sur le cycle du Calosiphonia vermicularis (J. Ag.) Sch. (Rhodophycée, Gigartinale). Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences. Paris. Série D 280: 2441-2443.
Mayhoub, M.H., Gayral, P. & Jacques, M.R. (1976). Action de la composition spectrale de la lumière sur la croissance et la reproduction de Calosiphonia vermicularis (J. Agardh) Schmitz (Rhodophycées, Gigartinales). Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l'Académie des Sciences. Paris. Série D 283: 1041-1044.

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