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Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined., nom. inval.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Solieriaceae
Genus Kappaphycus

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Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined.
Ilha Grande Bay - Rio de Janeiro State - Brazil. 01 Nov 2008. Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br). © Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br).

Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined.
Ilha Grande Bay - Rio de Janeiro State - Brazil. 01 Nov 2008. Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br). © Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br).

Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined.
Ilha Grande Bay - Rio de Janeiro State - Brazil. 01 Nov 2008. Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br). © Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br).

Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined.
Ilha Grande Bay - Rio de Janeiro State - Brazil. 01 May 2008. Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br). © Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br).

Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined.
Ilha Grande Bay - Rio de Janeiro State - Brazil. 01 Jan 2008. Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br). © Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br).

Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined.
Ilha Grande Bay - Rio de Janeiro State - Brazil. 26 Jan 2008. Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br). © Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br).

Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined.
Ilha Grande Bay - Rio de Janeiro State - Brazil. 26 Nov 2008. Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br). © Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br).

Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined.
Ilha Grande Bay - Rio de Janeiro State - Brazil. 01 Nov 2008. Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br). © Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br).

Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined.
Ilha Grande Bay - Rio de Janeiro State - Brazil. 01 Nov 2008. Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br). © Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br).

Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined.
Ilha Grande Bay; Rio de Janeiro State - Brazil. 01 Nov 2008. Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br). © Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br).

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Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined. Ilha Grande Bay - Rio de Janeiro State - Brazil
© Miguel MD Algam (miguel@mdalgam.com.br)

Publication details
Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Doty) comb. ined. , nom. inval.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Kappaphycus is Kappaphycus alvarezii (Doty) Doty ex P.C.Silva.

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

Basionym
Eucheuma alvarezii var. tambalang Doty

Type information
Type locality: Seaweed farm at Calatagan , Batangas Province, Philippines (Doty 1985: 41). Holotype: BISH MSD-26618 (Doty 1985: 41). Notes: The type specimen was collected from a seaweed farm at Calatagan, Batangas Province, Philippines. It was shipped to Oahu, Hawaii and, after culture, used in experimens and for anatomical studies. The original discovery of this variety was made near Omadal Island, Tawi Tawi Province, Philippines, in the Sulu Archipelago by a fisherman, Mr. Tambalang. From the stories of Mr. Tambalang's discovery, the original thallus was a loose mass on the bottom presumably without a primary holdfast.

Eponomy
Named for Mr. Tambalang of the Philippines.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Eucheuma alvarezii var. tambalang Doty 1985

Nomenclatural notes
No valid description or new combination seems to have been published for this variety. - (26 Oct 2010) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Hurtado-Ponce, A.Q. (1992). Cage culture of Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang. Journal of Applied Phycology 4: 311-313.

Created: 11 August 2005 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 May 2013 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Hurtado-Ponce, A.Q. (1992). Cage culture of Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang. Journal of Applied Phycology 4: 311-313.
Zablackis, E., Vreeland, V., Doboszewski, B. & Laetsch, W.M. (1991). Differential localization of carrageenan gelling sequences in Kappaphycus alvarezii var. tambalang (Rhodophyta) with FITC-conjugated carrageenan oligosaccharides. Journal of Phycology 27: 241-248.

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