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Boergeseniella fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kylin

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

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Boergeseniella fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kylin
Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland. 23 Jul 2009. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Boergeseniella fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kylin
Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland. 23 Jul 2009. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Boergeseniella fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kylin
Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland. 23 Jul 2009. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Boergeseniella fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kylin
Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland. 23 Jul 2009. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Boergeseniella fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kylin Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Boergeseniella fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kylin 1956: 507

Published in: Kylin, H. (1956). Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen. pp. i-xv, 1-673, 458 figs. Lund: C.W.K. Gleerups.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Boergeseniella.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Vertebrata fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kuntze

Basionym
Fucus fruticulosus Wulfen

Type information
Type locality: Trieste [Tergestum], Adriatic (: table 3). Lectotype: Wulfen (1789, pl. 16, fig. 1) (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 363).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), small and shrubby.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Boergeseniella fruticulosa var. wulfenii Bornet
Polysiphonia fruticulosa var. wulfenii (Roth) Bornet
Ceramium wulfeni Roth 1806
Polysiphonia wulfenii (Roth) J.Agardh 1842
Polysiphonia martensiana Kützing 1843
Polysiphonia comosa Kützing 1843
Polysiphonia cymosa Kützing 1849
Polysiphonia pycnophloea Kützing 1849
Polysiphonia comatula Kützing 1849
Polysiphonia humilis Kützing 1849

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Boergeseniella fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kylin)
English: Tufted Shrub Weed (Bunker et al. 2010).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Boergeseniella fruticulosa var. wulfenii Bornet)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Giaccone 1978), Italy (Cinelli et al. 1976).

(as Polysiphonia fruticulosa var. wulfenii (Roth) Bornet)
Europe: Channel Islands (Lyle 1920).

(as Polysiphonia martensiana Kützing)
Europe: Spain (Fernández, Niell & Anadón 1983).

(as Boergeseniella fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kylin)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001), Apulia (Bottalico et al. 2016), Balearic Islands (Rodríguez y Femenías 1889, Petersen 1918, Gómez Garreta 1983, Ribera Siguán 1983, Ribera Siguán & Gómez Garreta 1984, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001), Britain (Maggs & Hommersand 1993, Hardy & Guiry 2003, Brodie et al. 2016), Corsica (Boudouresque & Perret 1977, Coppejans 1979, Verlaque 1984, Sales & Ballesteros 2010), Faroe Islands (Nielsen & Gunnarsson 2001), France (Coppejans 1972, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Diaz-Tapia et al. 2013, Anon. 2017), France (Breizh) (Loiseaux-de Goër & Noailles 2008), Greece (Gerloff & Geissler 1974, Haritonidis & Tsekos 1976, Diapoulis, Haritonidis & Koussouris 1986, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Tsirika & Haritonidis 2005, Tsiamis & Panoytidis 2016), Ireland (Maggs & Hommersand 1993, Morton 1994, Guiry 2012), Italy (Giaccone 1969, Feoli & Bressan 1972, Edwards et al. 1975, Cecere et al. 1996, Furnari, Cormaci & Serio 1999, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Rindi, Sartoni & Cinelli 2002, Furnari et al. 2003, Furnari et al. 2003, Furnari et al. 2003, Furnari et al. 2003, Serio et al 2006), Malta (Cormaci et al. 1997), Portugal (Ardré 1970, Araújo et al. 2009), Sardinia (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Furnari et al. 2003), Spain (Barcelo & Seoane 1982, Conde et al. 1996, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Peña & Bárbara 2002, Gorostiaga et al., 2004, Bárbara et al. 2005, Peña & Bárbara 2006, Pérez-Ruzafa et al. 2008, Peña & Bárbara 2008, Peña & Bárbara 2010, Cires Rodriguez & Cuesta Moliner 2010, Pinedo et al. 2013), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo et al. 2016), Turkey (Europe) (Güven & Öztig 1971, Cirik, Zeybeck, Aysel & Cirik 1990, Zeybek, Güner & Aysel 1993, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Taskin et al. 2008 , Percot, Yalcin, Aysel, Erdugan, Durral & Guven 2009).

Atlantic Islands: Azores (Parente), Canary Islands (Gil-Rodriguez et al. 1985, Viera-Rodriguez et al. 1987, Haroun et al. 2002, Aldanondo-Aristizábal, Domínguez-Alvarez & Gil-Rodríguez 2003, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, John et al. 2004, Anon. 2011, Afonso-Carrillo 2014), Cape Verde Islands (John et al. 2004, Prud'homme van Reine, Haroun & Kostermans 2005), Madeira (Neto, Cravo & Haroun 2001, John et al. 2004).

Africa: Algeria (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001), Egypt (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001), Libya (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001), Morocco (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Moussa et al. 2015), Senegal (John et al. 2004), Spanish North Africa (González García, Paredes Ruiz & Enrique Mirón 2017), Tunisia (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001).

South-west Asia: Cyprus (Taskin et al. 2013, Tsiamis et al. 2014), Levant states (Gómez Garreta et al. 2001), Turkey (Asia) (Taskin et al. 2008 ).

Source of current name
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.

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Diaz-Tapia, P., Bárbara, I., Berecibar, E. (2013). Vegetative and reproductive morphology of Polysiphonia tripinnata (Rhodmelaceae, Rhodophyta): a new record from the European Atlantic coast. Botanica Marina 56(2): 151-160.

Loiseaux-de Goër, S. & Noailles, M.-C. (2008). Algues de Roscoff. pp. [1]-215, col. figs. Roscoff: Editions de la Station Biologique de Roscoff.

Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Serio, D., Alongi, G., Catra, M., Cormaci, M. & Furnari, G. (2006). Changes in the benthic algal flora of Linosa Island (Straits of Sicily, Mediterranean Sea). Botanica Marina 49: 135-144.

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

Lauret, M. (1971). A propos du Boergeseniella fruticulosa . Naturalia monspeliensia, sér. Bot 22: 157-163, Pl. I-II. [in French, English summary]
Rojas-Gonzalez, B. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2000). Morphology and distribution of Boergeseniella fruticulosa in the Canary Islands (Rhodophyta, Rhodomelaceae). Vieraea 28: 127-136.
Öztig, F. (1959). Etude comparée de la structure morphologique et anatomique de Boergeseniella fruticulosa (Wulf.) Kylin de la Mediterranée et de l'Océan Atlantique. Vie Milieu 10: 280-295.

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