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Falkenbergia hillebrandii (Bornet) Falkenberg 1901

Publication details
Falkenbergia hillebrandii (Bornet) Falkenberg 1901: 689-690

Published in: Falkenberg, P. (1901). Die Rhodomelaceen des Golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden Meeres-Abschnitte. Fauna und Flora des Golfes von Neapel, Monographie 26. pp. i-xvi, 1-754, 10 figs, 24 pls. Berlin.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Falkenbergia is Falkenbergia rufolanosa (Harvey) F.Schmitz.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Asparagopsis taxiformis (Delile) Trevisan

Polysiphonia hilldenbrandii Bornet

Type information
Type locality: Elba Island, Italy (Silva & al. 1996: 183).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Falkenbergia hillebrandii (Bornet) Falkenberg)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Taylor 1960), Canary Islands (Price, John & Lawson 1986), Cape Verde Islands (Price, John & Lawson 1986), Salvage Islands (Audiffred & Weisscher 1984, Price, John & Lawson 1986, Parente & al. 2000).

Europe: Spain (Miranda 1934, Miranda 1936).

North America: Florida (Taylor 1960), Isla Guadalupe (Setchell & Gardner 1930), Mexico (Dawson 1953, Taylor 1960).

Caribbean Islands: Bahamas (Taylor 1960), Barbados (Taylor 1960), Cayman Islands (Taylor 1960), Lesser Antilles (Taylor 1960, Taylor 1969), Martinique (Rodríguez-Prieto, Michanek & Ivon 1999), Virgin Islands (Taylor 1960).

South America: Brazil (Joly 1957, Taylor 1960, Joly 1965, Oliveira Filho 1977).

Africa: Ghana (Price, John & Lawson 1986), Liberia (Price, John & Lawson 1986), Nigeria (Price, John & Lawson 1986), Senegal (Price, John & Lawson 1986).

Middle East: Oman (Wynne 2018), Turkey (Zeybek, Güner & Aysel 1993).

South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Aziz & Rahman 2010), Lebanon (Lakkis 2013).

South-east Asia: Vietnam (Abbott, Fisher & McDermid 2002, Nguyen et al. 2013).

Asia: China (Hainan Island) (Titlyanova, Titlyanov & Kalita 2014, Titlyanov & al. 2015), Japan (Titlyanov et al 2006, Titlyanov & al. 2019), South China Sea (Phang & al. 2016), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Pacific Islands: Marshall Islands (Dawson 1957).

Key references
Abbott, I.A., Fisher, J. & McDermid, K.J. (2002). Newly reported and revised marine algae from the vicinity of Nha Trang, Vietnam. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol. 8, pp. 291-321. Oceanographic Institute, Nha Trang, Vietnam: California Sea Grant College.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Created: 08 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 22 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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

Chihara, M. (1960). On the germination of tetraspores of Falkenbergia hillebrandii (Bornet) Falkenberg. Japanese Journal of Botany 35(8): 181-199.
Meslin, R. (1938). De l'extension du Falkenbergia hillebrandii (Born.) Falkb. sur les côtes du Calvados. Bulletin de la Société Linnéenne de Normandie 1938: 3-5.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 January 2021.

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