Arthrocardia silvae H.W.
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.
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
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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).
Detailed distribution with sources
(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).
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.
Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 October 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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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 23 May 2019.