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Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Suborder Spermothamniineae
Family Wrangeliaceae
Tribe Spermothamnieae
Genus Tiffaniella

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Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez
habit, Ría of Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez
Tiffaniella capitata, lower intertidal, North of Galicia, Spain, 2007, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez
Galicia, Ría de Arousa, 2011. 09 Dec 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez
Galicia, Ría de Arousa, 2011. 09 Dec 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez
microscope, polysporangia; Spain, Galicia, Ría de Coruña, 1990. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez
microscope, procarp, Spain, Galicia, A Coruña ría, Lagoa, 2002; polsporangia. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez
microscope, polysporangia; Spain, Galicia, Ría de Coruña, 1990. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez
microscope, procarp, Spain, Galicia, A Coruña ría, Lagoa, 2002; mature carposporangia. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez
microscope, cystocarps and carposporangia; Spain, Galicia, Ría de Coruña, 1990. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez
microscope, female plant, Spain, Galicia, A Coruña ría, Lagoa, 2002; carpogonial branch. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

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Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez microscope, spermatangia; Spain, Galicia, Ría de Coruña, 1990
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Tiffaniella capitata (Bornet) Doty & Meñez 1960: 137 (as 'capitatum' )

Published in: Doty, M.S. & Meñez, E.G. (1960). Tiffaniella, a new genus in the Ceramiales. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 79: 135-144, 14 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Tiffaniella is Tiffaniella saccorhiza (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Doty & Meñez.

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

Basionym
Spermothamnion capitatum Bornet

Type information
Type locality: Tanger [Tangier, Morocco] (Bornet 1892: 323). Notes: Alg. Schousb. No. 220.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with a knob-like head or tip (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Spermothamnion capitatum Bornet 1892

Distributional notes
Record in South & Tittley (1986) is questioned by Neto (1994).

Habitat notes
sand-covered rocky habitats, at shadow sites with high sedimentation such as harbours (Diaz-Tapia & Bárbara, 2014). - (26 Jun 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Diaz-Tapia, P. & Bárbara, I. (2014). Seaweeds from sand-covered rocks of the Atlantic Iberian Peninsula. Part 2. Palmariales, Ceramiales (excluding Rhodomelaceae), Gelidiales, Gigartinales, Plocamiales, Rhodymeniales and Scytothamniales. Cryptogamie Algologie 35(2): 157-199.

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