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Hydroclathrus tenuis C.K.Tseng & Lu Baroen 1983

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Scytosiphonaceae
Genus Hydroclathrus


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Hydroclathrus tenuis C.K.Tseng & Lu Baroen
1. Surface view of perforated thallus. 2. Low intertidal (Son Hai, Ninh Thuan Province, Vietnam). Insert: habit.. 09 Mar 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova. © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

Hydroclathrus tenuis C.K.Tseng & Lu Baroen
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).


Ceramium virgatum Hooker f. & Harvey

Hydroclathrus tenuis C.K.Tseng & Lu Baroen 1. Surface view of perforated thallus. 2. Low intertidal (Son Hai, Ninh Thuan Province, Vietnam). Insert: habit.
© Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru)

Publication details
Hydroclathrus tenuis C.K.Tseng & Lu Baroen 1983: 185, fig. 1; pl. 1: figs 1a, 1

Published in: Tseng, C.K. & Lu, B.R. (1983). Two new brown algae from the Xisha Islands, south China Sea. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology 1: 185-189.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Hydroclathrus is Hydroclathrus cancellatus Bory.

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

Type information
Type locality: Xisha Island, Guandong Province, China. (Coppejans, Leliaert & De Clerck 2000: 60). Holotype: QD 76-1276 (Yoshida 1998: 307). Notes: AST 76-1276, Parcel I., South China Sea (Santiañez et al., 2018). T.: AST 76-1276, on dead coral fragments and coarse seaweeds from lower intertidal zone to 0.5 m deep, Quanfudao, Xisha Islands, 24.iii.1976, leg. Tseng & Lu (INA).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Hydroclathrus tenuis C.K.Tseng & Lu Baroen)
Africa: Madagascar (Vieira & al. 2021), Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Coppejans, Leliaert & De Clerck 2000, Oliveira, Österlund & Mtolera 2005).

Indian Ocean Islands: Rodrigues Island (De Clerck & al. 2004).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine 1993, Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2014), Philippines (Trono 1997, Liao, Belleza & Gerldino 2013, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014, Santiañez et al. 2018, Santiañez et al. 2018), Vietnam (Nguyen et al. 2013, Titlyanov, Titlyanova & Belous 2015).

Asia: China (Tseng 1984, Liu 2008), China (Hainan Island) (Titlyanova, Titlyanov & Kalita 2014, Titlyanov & al. 2015, Titlyanov & al. 2015, Santiañez et al. 2018), Japan (Yoshida 1998, Kogame et al. 2011, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015, Santiañez et al. 2018, Titlyanov & al. 2019), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: New Caledonia (Payri 2007).

Key references
Coppejans, E., Leliaert, F. & De Clerck, O. (2000). Annotated list of new records of marine macroalgae for Kenya and Tanzania, since Isaac's and Jaasund's publications. Biologisch Jaarbuch Dodonaea 67: 31-93, 1 map, 28 figs.

Santiañez, W.J.E., Lee, K.M., Uwai, S., Kurihara, A., Geraldino, P.J.L., Ganzon-Fortes, E.T., Boo, S.M. & Kogame, K. (2018). Untangling nets: elucidating the diversity and phylogeny of the clathrate brown algal genus Hydroclathrus, with the description of a new genus Tronoella (Scytosiphonaceae, Phaeophyceae). Phycologia 57(1): 61-78.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]

Titlyanov, E.A. & Titlyanova, T.V. (2012). Morskiye rasteniya stran Aziatsko-Tikhookeanskogo regiona, ikh ispol'zovaniye i kul'tivirovaniye [Marine plants of the Asian Pacific Region countries, their use and cultivation]. pp. 376, 52 numbered figures, 162 plates. Vladivostok: Dalnauka & A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. [in Russian]

Trono, G.C., Jr (1997). Field guide and atlas of the seaweed resourves of the Philippines. pp. [i]-xx.[1]-306, 168 figs. Makati City, The Philippines: Bookmark, Inc..

Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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