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Microcladia coulteri Harvey

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Ceramiaceae
Subfamily Ceramioideae
Tribe Ceramieae
Genus Microcladia

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Microcladia coulteri Harvey
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Microcladia coulteri Harvey
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Microcladia coulteri Harvey
Nudibranch Pt., Barkley Sound, British Columbia, Canada. Colin Bates (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca). © Coastal Imageworks (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca).

 

Delesseria pygmaea (G.Martens) Prain

Microcladia coulteri Harvey Northern California
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Microcladia coulteri Harvey 1853: 209, pl. XXXIII: fig. A

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1853). Nereis boreali-americana; or, contributions towards a history of the marine algae of the atlantic and pacific coasts of North America. Part II. Rhodospermeae. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 5(5): [i-ii], [1]-258, pls XIII-XXXVI.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Microcladia is Microcladia glandulosa (Solander ex Turner) Greville.

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Monterey, California (Dawson 1962: 74). Type: Thomas Coulter; Harvey Herbarium, Trinity College, Dublin (Dawson 1962: 74).

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Gonzalez, M.A. & Goff, L.J. (1989). The red algal epiphytes Microcladia coulteri and M. californica (Rhodophyceae, Ceramiaceae). I. Taxonomy, life history and phenology. Journal of Phycology 25: 446-454.
Gonzalez, M.A. & Goff, L.J. (1989). The red algal epiphytes Microcladia coulteri and M. californica (Rhodophyceae, Ceramiaceae). II. Basiphyte specificity. Journal of Phycology 25: 558-567.
González, M.A. & Goff, L.L. (1993). The red algal epiphytes Microcladia coulteri Harv. and M. californica Farl. (Rhodophyceae, Ceramiaceae). III. the effect of light on growth, reproduction and morphology. Botanica Marina 36: 87-97.
Kendrick, G.A. & Hawkes, M.W. (1988). The epiphyte Microcladia coulteri (Rhodophyta): changes in population structure with spatial and temporal variation in availability of host species. Marine Ecology Progress Series 43: 79-86.

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

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