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Constantinea simplex Setchell

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

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Constantinea simplex Setchell
exposed rocky shore at Bradys Beach, Bamfield, B.C.. 24 Oct 2014. Bridgette Clarkston. © 2014 Bridgette Clarkston.

Constantinea simplex Setchell
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Constantinea simplex Setchell
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Constantinea simplex Setchell
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Constantinea simplex Setchell
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Constantinea simplex Setchell
Cape Perpetua, Oregon, USA; individual plant from clumped population; white ring indicates damage from air exposure. 13 Jun 2003. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Constantinea simplex Setchell
Cape Perpetua, Oregon, USA; clumped plants at low water; white rings indicate damage by exposure during spring tides. 13 Jun 2003. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Constantinea simplex Setchell
Cape Perpetua Oregon, U.S.A.; much-eroded plants clumped together in sand surge-channel.. 20 Jun 2003. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Constantinea simplex Setchell
Damnation Creek, Del Norte County, California, USA; Plantlets growing on last year's annual blade.. 20 May 2007. Courtnay Hermann. © Courtnay Janiak (theseaweedknot@hotmail.com).

Constantinea simplex Setchell
False Klamath Cove, Del Norte County, California, USA. 16 May 2007. Courtnay Hermann. © Courtnay Janiak (theseaweedknot@hotmail.com).

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Constantinea simplex Setchell Cape Perpetua, Oregon, USA; clumped plants at low water; white rings indicate damage by exposure during spring tides
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Constantinea simplex Setchell 1901: 127

Published in: Setchell, W.A. (1901). Notes on algae, I. Zoe 5: 121-129.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Constantinea is Constantinea rosa-marina (S.G.Gmelin) Postels & Ruprecht.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), simple, undivided, unbranched, of one piece or series, not consisting of several distinct parts (Stearn 1973).

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

Habitat notes
low and mid intertidal; sand; epilithic (Augyte & Shaughnessy, 2014). - (5 Dec 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: Santa Cruz; Pacific Grove; Land's End, San Francisco; Dillon's Beach, Marin County; Fort Ross, Sonoma County, California, USA (Setchell 1901: 128).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Klochkova, N.G. & Pisareva, N.A. (2009). The genus Constantinea (Rhodophyta: Gigartinales) in the Far-Eastern seas of Russia. Russian Journal of Marine Biology 35: 206-214.

Klochkova, N.G., Korolyova, T.N. & Kusidi, A.E. (2009). [Atlas of marine algae of Kamchatka and surrounding areas. Vol. 2. Red seaweeds]. pp. 1-301. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky: KamchatNIRO Press. [in Russian]

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: 12 January 2012 by M.D. Guiry

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