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Vertebrata tripinnata (Harvey) Kuntze 1891

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Streblocladieae
Genus Vertebrata


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Vertebrata tripinnata (Harvey) Kuntze
Calafuria, Livorno, Italy. Detail of specimen collected from mid littoral algal turf.. 03 Jan 1998. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Vertebrata tripinnata (Harvey) Kuntze
Calafuria, Livorno, Italy. Detail of apex of specimen collected from mid littoral algal turf. 03 Jan 1998. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

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Callithamnion mesarthrocarpum Meneghini

Polysiphonia tripinnata J.Agardh Polysiphonia tripinnata, lower intertidal with Stypocaulon scoparium, North of Galicia, Spain, 2008, Ignacio Bárbara
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Vertebrata tripinnata (Harvey) Kuntze 1891: 929

Published in: Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars II. pp. 375-1011. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
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Publication date: 5 Nov 1891

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Vertebrata is Vertebrata fastigiata S.F.Gray.

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

Polysiphonia tripinnata J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: In mari Adriatico ad Tergestum (Trieste, Italy) (Agardh 1842: 142). Lectotype (tetrasporangial): Biasoletto; LD sheet number 40938 of J. Agardh's herbarium (Diaz-Tapia et al. 2013: 152, fig. 1).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tripinnate.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia tripinnata J.Agardh 1842
Polysiphonia opaca var. tripinnata (J.Agardh) Ardissone 1883

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.

Piñeiro-Corbeira, C., Maggs, C. A., Rindi, F., Bunker, F., Baldock, L. & Díaz-Tapia, P. (2020). Molecular assessment of the tribes Streblocladieae and Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in the British Isles reveals new records and species that require taxonomic revision. Cryptogamie, Algol. Cryptogamie Algologie 41(8): 55-72, 7 figs, 1 table.

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