Pterosiphonia ardreana &
Pterosiphonia ardreana Maggs & Hommersand microscope with Pterosiphonia parasitica, North of Galicia, Spain, 2006
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Pterosiphonia ardreana Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 369, fig. 115 A-G
Published in: Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Xiphosiphonia ardreana (Maggs & Hommersand) Savoie & G.W.Saunders
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
sand-covered rocks; low intertidal to upper subtidal; from moderately to extremely wave-exposed sites; monospecific turfs or mixed with Rhodothamniella floridula, Pterosiphonia pennata (Diaz-Tapia & Bárbara 2013). - (27 Jan 2014) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: Nerope Rocks, Padstow, Cornwall, England (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 369). Holotype: K. Hiscock; 30 vi 1977; BM (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 369). Notes: Isotypes: PC.
Source of current name
Savoie, A.M. & Saunders, G.W. (2016). A molecular phylogenetic and DNA barcode assessment of the tribe Pterosiphonieae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) emphasizing the Northeast Pacific. Botany 94: 917-939, 8 figs.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. , 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Díaz-Tapia, P. & Bárbara, I. (2013). Seaweeds from sand-covered rocks of the Atlantic Iberian Peninsula. Part. 1. The Rhodomelaceae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 34(4): 325-422.
Kim, M. S., Kim, S. Y., Yang, M.Y., Kim, B.& Díaz-Tapia, P. (2012). Morphology and molecular study of Pterosiphonia arenosa sp. nov. (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from Jeju Island, Korea. Algae 27(4): 259-268.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 October 2018.