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Feldmannia irregularis (Kützing) Hamel

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Acinetosporaceae
Genus Feldmannia

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Feldmannia irregularis (Kützing) Hamel
recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Foto: Ángel Moreira..

 

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Feldmannia irregularis (Kützing) Hamel recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Foto: Ángel Moreira.
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Publication details
Feldmannia irregularis (Kützing) Hamel 1939: xvii

Published in: Hamel, G. (1939). Phéophycées de France. Fasc. V. pp. i-xlvii + 337-431, [432, expl. pl.], [i]-xliv, xlvii], figs 56-60, 10 pls. Paris: [Publié par l'auteur].

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Feldmannia is Feldmannia lebelii (Areschoug ex P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Hamel.

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

Basionym
Ectocarpus irregularis Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Adriatic Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 564). Type: On Laurencia obtusa. Notes: According to Womersley (1987), the type specimen may be in L but apparently not located (Clayton 1974: 779).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), irregular (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ectocarpus irregularis Kützing 1845
Giffordia irregularis (Kützing) Joly 1965
Hincksia irregularis (Kützing) C.Amsler 1991

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ectocarpus arabicus Figari & De Notaris 1853
Ectocarpus arabicus Kützing 1855
Ectocarpus guadelupensis P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1865
Ectocarpus simpliciusculus var. vitiensis Askenasy 1888
Ectocarpus mucronatus De A.Saunders 1898
Ectocarpus coniger Børgesen 1935
Ectocarpus nanus Levring 1938
Ectocarpus coniger var. arabicus Nasr 1941
Ectocarpus izuensis Segawa 1941
Ectocarpus lebelii var. agigensis Celan 1964

Taxonomic notes
John et al. (2004) cite Ectocarpus simpliciusculus J. Agardh as a synonym of this species.

Distributional notes
Included in floras of Britain and Ireland from Atlas of Seaweeds of Britain and Ireland records.

Habitat notes
Widespread in warm and temperate waters. On drifting Turbinaria (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (14 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Aisha, K. & Shameel, M. (2011). Taxonomic study of the order Ectocarpales (Phaeophycota) from the coastal waters of Pakistan. International Journal on Algae 13: 128-148.

Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., Catra, M., Alongi, G. & Giaccone, G. (2012). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Phaeophyceae. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia 45: 1-508.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Hamel, G. (1939). Phéophycées de France. Fasc. V. pp. i-xlvii + 337-431, [432, expl. pl.], [i]-xliv, xlvii], figs 56-60, 10 pls. Paris: [Publié par l'auteur].

Hamel, G. (1939). Sur la classification des Ectocarpales. Botaniska Notiser 1939: 65-70.

Huisman, J.M. (2015). Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. pp. [i]-viii, 1-320, 56 figs, 14 pls. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Kim, H.-S. (2010). Ectocarpaceae, Acinetopsoraceae, Chordariaceae. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 2, Number 1. Heterokontophyta: Phaeophyceae: Ectocarpales. Marine brown algae I. (Kim, H.-S. & Boo, S.-M. Eds), pp. [3]-137. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Kraft, G.T. (2009). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 2. Brown algae. pp. [i-iv], v-vi, 1-364, 107 figs. Erratum of fig. 73 from vol. 1. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study and CSIRO Publishing.

Luan Rixiao, Ding Lanping, Lu Baoren & Tseng, C.K. (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus III Phaeophyta No. I(1) Ectocarpales Ralfsiales Sphaceariales Dictyotales. pp. [i]-xxii, 1-195, pls I-XXII. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Norris, J.N. (2010). Marine algae of the Northern Gulf of California: Chlorophyta and Phaeophyceae. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 94: i-x, 1-276.

Pedroche, P.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar Rosas, R. (2008). Catálogo de las algas benthónicas del Pacífico de México II. Phaeophycota. pp. [i-viii], i-vi, 15-146. Mexicali & Berkeley: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana; Universidad Autónoma de Baja California; University of California Berkeley.

Sfriso, A. (2011). Ochrophyta (Phaeophyceae e Xanthophyceae). Ambiente di transizione italiani e litorali adiacenti. pp. [1]-234, pls 1-51. Bologna: Arpa Emilia-Romagna.

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2007). The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia District. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 132: 1-350.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 481, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

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References
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Müller, D. G. & Frenzer, K. (1993). Virus infections in three marine brown algae: Feldmannia irregularis, F. simplex, and Ectocarpus siliculosus. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 37-44.
Robledo, D.R., Sosa, P.A., Garcia-Reina, G. & Müller, D.G. (1994). Photosynthetic performance of healthy and virus-infected Feldmannia irregularis and F. simplex (Phaeophyceae). European Journal of Phycology 29: 247-251, 3 figs, 3 tables.

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