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Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh

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

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Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh
Northern California; with cystocarps. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh
Nudibranch Pt; Barkley Sound, British Columbia, Canada. Colin Bates (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca). © Coastal Imageworks (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca).

Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh
Cape Perpetua Oregon, U.S.A.; upper intertidal with Pelvetiopsis limitata.. 20 Jun 2003. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh
Cape Perpetua Oregon, U.S.A.; on barnacles.. 20 Jun 2003. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh
Bamfield, Vancouver Island, Canada; dark horizontal band in upper shore. 27 Apr 2004. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh
Otter Crest, Oregon, USA; upper intertidal.. 15 Jun 2003. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh
Gualala, Mendocino Co., California, USA; on rock. 14 Jul 2007. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

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Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh Gualala, Mendocino Co., California, USA; on rock
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Endocladia muricata (Endlicher) J.Agardh 1847: 10

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1847). Nya alger från Mexico. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 4: 5-17.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Endocladia is Endocladia vernicata J.Agardh.

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

Basionym
Gelidium muricatum Endlicher

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered wiith short, hard points.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gelidium muricatum Endlicher 1843

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gigartina muricata Postels & Ruprecht 1840

Nomenclatural notes
As Gigartina muricata Postels & Ruprecht is later homonym of Gigartina muricata (S.G. Gmelin) J.V. Lamouroux, Gelidium muricatum is treated as a new name attributable to Endlicher and the basionym of Endocladia muricata. - (18 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry

Habitat notes
mid and high intertidal; epilithic (Augyte & Shaughnessy, 2014). - (8 Dec 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Lindeberg, M.R. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2010). Field guide to the seaweeds of Alaska. pp. [i-]iii-iv, 1-188, numerous col. photographs. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant College Program.

Murru, M. & Sandgren, C.D. (2004). Habitat matters for inorganic carbon acquisition in 38 species of red macroalgae (Rhodophyta) from Puget Sound, Washington, USA. Journal of Phycology 40: 837-845, 2 figs, 1 table.

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: 29 December 2015 by Paul Gabrielson

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References
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Britting, S.A. & Chapman, D.J. (1993). Physiological comparison of the isomorphic life history phases of the high intertidal alga Endocladia muricata (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 29: 739 -745, 4 figs, 2 tables.

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