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Chaetangium fastigiatum (Bory) J.Agardh 1851

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gelidiales
Family Gelidiaceae
Genus Chaetangium

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Chaetangium fastigiatum (Bory) J.Agardh
Nothogenia fastigiata, Wineglass Bay, Tasmania. 04 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chaetangium fastigiatum (Bory) J.Agardh
Nothogenia fastigiata, Wineglass Bay, Tasmania. 04 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chaetangium fastigiatum (Bory) J.Agardh
Nothogenia fastigiata, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chaetangium fastigiatum (Bory) J.Agardh
Nothogenia fastigiata, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chaetangium fastigiatum (Bory) J.Agardh
Nothogenia fastigiata, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chaetangium fastigiatum (Bory) J.Agardh
Nothogenia fastigiata, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chaetangium fastigiatum (Bory) J.Agardh
Nothogenia fastigiata, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chaetangium fastigiatum (Bory) J.Agardh
San Ignacio, Niebla, X Region, Chile. 01 Jan 2002. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de).

 

Bryopsis myura J.Agardh

Nothogenia fastigiata (Bory) P.G.Parkinson Nothogenia fastigiata, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Chaetangium fastigiatum (Bory) J.Agardh 1851: 460

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 1. pp. 337 [bis]-351 [bis] 352-506. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chaetangium is Chaetangium ornatum (Linnaeus) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nothogenia fastigiata (Bory) P.G.Parkinson

Basionym
Halymenia fastigiata Bory

Type information
Type locality: Îles Malouines [Falkland Islands] (Dumont d'Urville 1825: 22). Holotype: PC ? (Huisman & Womersley 2006: 91). Notes: Huisman & Womersley (2006: 91) note that the holotype is presumably in PC, but cannot presently be located (B. de Reviers, pers. comm., 9 May 2006). Fragments in LD (Herb. Agardh 32591)

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fastigiate, with branches clustered, parallel and erect, giving a narrow elongated habit (occasionally meaning branched reaching to the same height) (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Parkinson, P.G. (1983). The typification and status of the name Chaetangium (Algae). Taxon 32: 605-610.

Key references
Huisman, J.M. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Family Galaxauraceae Parkinson 1983: 608. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta - Part IIIA. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 99-118. Canberra:

Huisman, J.M. & Womersley, H.B.S. (2006). Nothogenia. In: Algae of Australia Nemaliales. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 91-93. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Levring, T. (1945). Marine algae from some Antarctic and sub-Antarctic islands. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift, N.F., Avd. 2 41(7): 1-36, 1 pl.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Zinova, A.D. (1966). Novitates de algis marinis antarcticis ac subantarcticis. Novitates Systematicae Plantarum Non Vascularium 3: 103-109, no figs. [in Russian]

Created: 01 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 31 July 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.)

Delépine, R. & Lambert, C. (1981). Botanique. - L'Appareil femelle de la Rhodophycée Chaetangium fastigiatum et l'existence d'um gonophore chez cette espèce. Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences. Paris. Série D 292: 127-130.
Delépine, R., Delesalle, B. & Lambert, C. (1979). (Algologie) Sur l'existence d'un tétrasporophyte dans le cycle de le Rhodophycée Chaetangium fastigiatum (Bory) J. Ag. aux îles Kerguelen. Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences. Paris. Série D 289: 595-598.

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