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Calliarthron tuberculosum (Postels & Ruprecht) E.Y.Dawson

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Corallinophycidae
Order Corallinales
Family Corallinaceae
Subfamily Corallinoideae
Genus Calliarthron


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Calliarthron tuberculosum (Postels & Ruprecht) E.Y.Dawson
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Calliarthron tuberculosum (Postels & Ruprecht) E.Y.Dawson
Cape Perpetua Oregon, U.S.A.; lower intertidal. 13 Jun 2003. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).


Calliarthron tuberculosum (Postels & Ruprecht) E.Y.Dawson Cape Perpetua Oregon, U.S.A.; lower intertidal
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Calliarthron tuberculosum (Postels & Ruprecht) E.Y.Dawson 1964: 540

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1964). A review of Yendo's jointed coralline algae of Port Renfrew, Vancouver Island. Nova Hedwigia 7: 537-543.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Calliarthron is Calliarthron cheilosporioides Manza.

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

Corallina tuberculosa Postels & Ruprecht

Type information
Type locality: USA: Alaska: Sitka ("Sitcha") (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype: (Berger et al. 2003 Notes: Lectotype fide Johansen 1969.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Corallina tuberculosa Postels & Ruprecht 1840
Amphiroa tuberculosa (Postels & Ruprecht) Endlicher 1843
Arthrocardia tuberculosa (Postels & Ruprecht) Weber Bosse 1904
Cheilosporum tuberculosum (Postels & Ruprecht) Yendo 1905

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Amphiroa vertebralis Decaisne 1842
Amphiroa epiphlegnoides J.Agardh ex Harvey 1862
Amphiroa tuberculosa Yendo 1902
Arthrocardia epiphlegnoides (J.Agardh ex Harvey) Weber Bosse 1904
Arthrocardia vertebralis (Decaisne) Weber Bosse 1904
Calliarthron regenerans Manza 1937
Calliarthron setchelliae Manza 1937
Calliarthron vertebrale (Decaisne) Manza 1940

Habitat notes
Epilithic; low intertidal pool, low intertidal, mid-intertidal, upper low intertidal, tidepool, upper intertidal tidepool, shallow subtidal with course sand (gabrielson et al 2011). - (9 Jun 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Gabrielson, P.W., Miller, K.A. & Martone, P.T. (2011). Morphometric and molecular analyses confirm two distinct species of Calliarthron (Corallinales, Rhodophyta), a genus endemic to the northeast Pacific. Phycologia 50(3): 298-316.

Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1966). Supplement to Smith's marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. [i]-ix [xii], [1]-130, 53 figs. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

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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 19 April 2019.

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