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Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Subfamily Polysiphonioideae
Tribe Polysiphonieae
Genus Polysiphonia

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Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey
Peter the Great Bay, Russia. 28 Mar 2012. Oksana Belous. © Oksana Belous (ksu_bio@mail.ru).

Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey
France, Mediterranean, Salses, 2011. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey
France, Mediterranean, Thau Lagoon, 2011. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey
France, Mediterranean, Thau Lagoon, 2011. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey
France, Mediterranean, Salses, 2011. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey
France, Mediterranean, Salses, 2011. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey
France, Mediterranean, Salses, 2011. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey
France, Mediterranean, Salses, 2011. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Lithothamnion dickei Foslie

Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey France, Mediterranean, Thau Lagoon, 2011

Publication details
Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey 1857: 331

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1857 '1856'). Algae. In: Account of the Botanical specimens. (Gray, A., ed) Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China Seas and Japan, performed in the years 1852, 1853 and 1854, under the command of Commodore M.C. Perry, United States Navy. Volume II - with illustrations. (Anon. Eds), pp. 331-332. Washington: Senate of the Thirty-third Congress, Second Session, Executive Document. House of Representatives.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Polysiphonia is Polysiphonia urceolata (Lightfoot ex Dillwyn) Greville.

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

Eponomy
Named for the collector, Dr. James Morrow.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Hakodate (Masuda et al. 1995: 199). Lectotype: Dr J. Morrow; May 1854; TCD (Masuda et al. 1995: 199, fig. 29).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Curiel et al. 2012), France (Verlaque 2001, Anon. 2012), Italy (Curiel, Bellemo, La Rocca, Scattolin & Marzocchi 2002 ), Turkey (Europe) (Percot, Yalcin, Aysel, Erdugan, Durral & Guven 2009, Erdugan et al. 2009 ).

South America: Argentina (Raffo et al. 2014, Croce et al. 2015), Chile (Kim et al. 2004 ).

Asia: China (Tseng 1984, Liu 2008, Zeng 2009), Commander Islands (Selivanova & Zhigadlova 1997), Japan (Segawa 1981, Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Kim & Kim 2014), Korea (Lee & Kang 2001, Kim et al. 2004, Lee 2008, Lee et al. 2011, Nam & Kang 2012), Russia (Kozhenkova 2009), Russia (Far East) (Perestenko 1980, Kloczcova 1996, Perestenko 1994), South Korea (Choi, Kraft, Lee & Saunders 2002).

Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Mamoozadeh & Freshwater 2011 , Nelson 2012, D'Archino, Neill & Nelson 2013 ).

Nomenclatural notes
This species was introduced accidentally, probably via oysters from Japan or Korea, into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 213), being first found in the Etang de Thau (France) in 1997. - (5 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry

Habitat notes
Has been reported growing on a wide variety of substrata, including rocks, wooden piles, ropes, mussels, crabs and tunicates (D'Archino et al. 2013). - (18 Apr 2013) - Wendy Guiry

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

Belous O.C., Titlyanova, T.B. & Titlyanov E.A. (2013). [Marine plants of Trinity Bay and adjacent waters (Peter the Great Bay, Sea of Japan)]. pp. [1]-263. Vladivostok: Dal'nauka.

Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp. [1] 5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program.

Curiel, D., Bellemo, G., La Rocca, B., Scattolin, M. & Marzocchi, M. (2002). First report of Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) in the Mediterranean Sea. Botanica Marina 45: 66-70.

D'Archino, R., Neill, K.F. & Nelson, W.A. (2013). Recognition and distribution of Polysiphonia morrowii (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in New Zealand. Botanica Marina 56(1): 41-47.

Kloczcova, N.G. (1996). Flora vodoroslei makrofitov Tatarskogo Proliva i osobennosti ee formirovanija [Macrophyte algal flora of Tatars Gulf (Sea of Japan) and peculiarities of its formation]. pp. 1-289. Vladivostock: Dalnauka.

Masuda, M., Kudo, T., Kawaguchi, S. & Guiry, M.D. (1995). Lectotypification of some marine red algae described by W. H. Harvey from Japan. Phycological Research 43: 191-202, 34 figs.

Nam, K.W. & Kang, P.J. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 4. Rhodophyta: Ceramiales: Rhodomelaceae: 18 genera including Herposiphonia. pp. [1-6], 1-178, figs 1-102. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Raffo, M.P., Geoffroy, A., Destombe, C. & Schwindt, E. (2014). First record of the invasive red alga Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) on the Pategonian shores of the Southwestern Atlantic. Botanica Marina 57(1): 21-26.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka.

Xia, B. (2011). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VII Ceramiales Rhodomelaceae. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-212, pls I-XIII. Beijing: Science Press.

Created: 12 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 01 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Curiel, D., Bellemo, G., La Rocca, B., Scattolin, M. & Marzocchi, M. (2002). First report of Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) in the Mediterranean Sea. Botanica Marina 45: 66-70.
D'Archino, R., Neill, K.F. & Nelson, W.A. (2013). Recognition and distribution of Polysiphonia morrowii (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in New Zealand. Botanica Marina 56(1): 41-47.
Kim, M.-S., Chan Yang, E., Mansilla, A. & Min Boo, S. (2004). Recent introduction of Polysiphonia morrowii (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) to Punta Arenas, Chile . Botanica Marina 47: 389-394.
Kim, M.S., Lee, I.K. & Boo, S.M. (1994). Morphological studies of the red alga Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey on the Korean Coast. Korean Journal of Phycology 9(2): 185-192, 7 figs, 1 table.
Kudo, T. & Masuda, M. (1981). A taxonomic study of Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey (Rhodophyta, Ceramiales). Japanese Journal of Phycology 29: 263-272.
Kudo, T. & Masuda, M. (1992). Taxonomic features of Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta). Korean Journal of Phycology 7(1): 13-26, 8 figs, 1 table.
Lee, W.J. & Lee, I.K. (1991). Mixed phases reproduction of Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in culture. Japanese Journal of Phycology 39: 115-121.
Raffo, M.P., Geoffroy, A., Destombe, C. & Schwindt, E. (2014). First record of the invasive red alga Polysiphonia morrowii Harvey (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) on the Pategonian shores of the Southwestern Atlantic. Botanica Marina 57(1): 21-26.

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