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Arthrocardia silvae H.W.Johansen

Publication details
Arthrocardia silvae H.W.Johansen 1971: 241-243, figs 1-3, 15

Published in: Johansen, H.W. (1971). Changes and additions to the articulated coralline flora of California. Phycologia 10(2/3): 241-249, 22 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Arthrocardia is Arthrocardia corymbosa (Lamarck) Decaisne.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chiharaea silvae (H.W.Johansen) Martone, S.C.Lindstrom, K.A.Miller & P.W.Gabrielson

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Holotype locality: near Wheeler, at the mouth of Jackass Creek (locally called Wolf Creek), Mendocina County, California (Johansen 1971: 243). Holotype (tetrasporangial): P.C. Silva, H.W. Johansen & A.Q. Howard 9481; 11 JUne 1968; on tops of rocks in the middle and lower intertidal zones exposed to surf. UC (Johansen 1971: 243). Notes: Holtype: UC 1499979 (Martone et al. 2012).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

(as Arthrocardia silvae H.W.Johansen)
North America: British Columbia (Scagel et al. 1989), California (CA) (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Scagel et al. 1989), Mexico (Johansen 1971), Oregon (OR) (Hansen 1997), Washington (WA) (Scagel et al. 1989).

Key references
Martone, P.T., Lindstrom, S.C., Miller, K.A. & Gabrielson, P.W. (2012). Chiharaea and Yamadaia (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) represent reduced and recently derived articulated coralline morphologies. Journal of Phycology 48(4): 859-868.

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 February 2019.

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