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Rhodomela calliptera Montagne

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Rhodomeleae
Genus Rhodomela

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Rhodomela calliptera Montagne
Panama. Habit.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Rhodomela calliptera Montagne
Panama. Transverse section of branch showing 6 pericentral cells. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Rhodomela calliptera Montagne
Panama. Habit.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Rhodomela calliptera Montagne
Panama. Transverse section of branch showing 6 pericentral cells.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Rhodomela calliptera Montagne
Panama. Branch apex showing incurved branchlet development.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Rhodomela calliptera Montagne
Panama. Branch apex.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Rhodomela calliptera Montagne
Panama. Attachment haptera forming on ventral side of stolon. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Rhodomela calliptera Montagne
Panama. Attachment haptera forming where branch met substratum.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

Conferva aerea Dillwyn

Bostrychia calliptera (Montagne) Montagne Panama. Attachment haptera forming on ventral side of stolon
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Rhodomela calliptera Montagne 1840: 197-198, pl. 5: fig. 2

Published in: Montagne, C. (1840). Seconde centurie de plantes cellulaires exotiques nouvelles. Décades I et II. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde Série 13: 193-207, pls 5, 6.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhodomela is Rhodomela subfusca (Woodward) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bostrychia calliptera (Montagne) Montagne

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Cayenne, French Guiana (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 473).

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