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Pogotrichum filiforme Reinke

Publication details
Pogotrichum filiforme Reinke 1892: 62, figs A, B; pl. 41: figs 13-25

Published in: Reinke, J. (1892). Atlas deutscher Meeresalgen Im Auftrage des Königlich Preussischen Ministeriums für Landwirthschaft, Domänen und Forsten herausgegeben im Interesse der Fischerei von der Kommision zur wissenschaftlichen Untersuchung der deutschen Meere. Vol. 2 pp. [i-iv], 55-70, pl. 36-50. Berlin: Paul Parey.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pogotrichum.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thread-like (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Litosiphon filiformis (Reinke) Batters 1902
Fosliea filiformis (Reinke) Hagen 1981

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Pogotrichum filiforme f. gracilis Batters 1892
Pogotrichum filiforme var. penicilliforme Rosenvinge 1893
Litosiphon filiformis var. gracilis (Reinke) Batters 1902

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Pogotrichum filiforme Reinke)
Arctic: Svalbard (Spitsbergen) (Fredriksen & Kile 2012, Hop et al. 2012 , Fredriksen et al. 2014).

Europe: Baltic Sea (Nielsen et al. 1995, Kontula & Fürhapter 2012), Britain (Fletcher 1987, Hardy & Guiry 2003, Brodie et al. 2016), Faroe Islands (Nielsen & Gunnarsson 2001), France (Coppejans & Kling 1995, Dizerbo & Herpe 2007), Helgoland (Bartsch & Kuhlenkamp 2000), Ireland (Fletcher 1987, Morton 1994, Morton 1994, Guiry 2012), Netherlands (Stegenga & Mol 1983, Stegenga et al. 1997), Norway (Rueness 1997, Brattegard & Holte 2001), Scandinavia (Athanasiadis 1996), Spain (Cires Rodriguez & Cuesta Moliner 2010), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo et al. 2016).

Atlantic Islands: Greenland (Pedersen 2011).

(as Litosiphon filiformis (Reinke) Batters)
Arctic: Canada (Arctic) (Taylor 1957, Lee 1980).

Europe: Britain (Newton 1931), Faroe Islands (Irvine 1982), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996), Ireland (De Valéra et al. 1979), Norway (Jaasund 1965), Sweden (Kylin 1907, Kylin 1947).

Atlantic Islands: E. Greenland (Lund 1959, Pedersen 1976), Iceland (Caram & Jónsson 1972).

North America: Maine (Taylor 1957), Rhode Island (Taylor 1957).

(as Litosiphon filiformis var. gracilis (Reinke) Batters)
Europe: Britain (Newton 1931).

Key references
Fletcher, R.L. (1987). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Vol. 3. Fucophyceae (Phaeophyceae). Part 1. pp. [i]-x, [1]-359, 90 figs, 15 pls. London: British Museum (Natural History).

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.

Pedersen, P.M. (2011). Grønlands havalger. pp. [1] 7-208. Copenhagen: Forlaget Epsilon.DK.

Created: 08 April 1996 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 24 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Pedersen, P.M. (1978). Culture studies on marine algae from West Greenland III. The life histories and systematic positions of Pogotrichum filiforme and Leptonematella fasciculata (Phaeophyceae). Phycologia 17: 61-68.

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