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Euptilota articulata (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz 1896

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Callithamniaceae
Subfamily Callithamnioideae
Tribe Euptiloteae
Genus Euptilota


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Euptilota articulata (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Euptilota articulata (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz
Cape Peron, Western Australia. Scale - 200 µm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Euptilota articulata (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz
Rottnest Island, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).


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Euptilota articulata (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz Cape Peron, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Euptilota articulata (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz 1896: 7

Published in: Schmitz, F. (1896). Kleinere Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Florideen. VI. Nuova Notarisia 7: 1-22.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Euptilota is Euptilota formosissima (Montagne) Kützing.

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

Ptilota articulata J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "Ad oras Novae Hollandiae" (Australia) (Silva & al. 1996: 409). Type: Herb. Agardh, LD 20116 (Womersley 1998: 356).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), articulated, jointed (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ptilota articulata J.Agardh 1841

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ptilota coralloidea J.Agardh 1841
Euptilota coralloidea (J.Agardh) Kützing 1849

Taxonomic notes
Euptilota formosissima (Montagne) Kützing sensu Lewis 1984: 43 (Womersley 1998: 356). - (12 Jan 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Euptilota coralloidea (J.Agardh) Kützing)
Australia and New Zealand: Western Australia (Huisman & Walker 1990).

(as Euptilota articulata (J.Agardh) F.Schmitz)
Africa: South Africa (De Clerck & al. 2002).

South-west Asia: India (Silva & al. 1996, Sahoo et al. 2001, Rao & Gupta 2015).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012).

Asia: Japan (Segawa 1981, Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Huisman 2019), Houtman Abrolhos (Huisman 1997), Lord Howe Island (Millar & Kraft 1993, Womersley 1998, Huisman 2000), New South Wales (Millar & Kraft 1993, Womersley 1998 , Huisman 2000), Norfolk Island (Millar 1999), Papua New Guinea (Littler & Littler 2003), Queensland (Lewis 1984, Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010), South Australia (Womersley 1998, Huisman 2000), Tasmania (Womersley 1998, Huisman 2000, Scott 2017), Victoria (Womersley 1998, Huisman 2000, Hommersand & al. 2006), Western Australia (Huisman & Walker 1990, Womersley 1998, Huisman 2000, Marconi et al. 2011).

Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Fiji (South & Skelton 2003), New Caledonia (Payri 2007).

Key references
Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.

Hommersand, M.H., Freshwater, D.W., Lopez-Bautista, J.M. & Fredericq, S. (2006). Proposal of the Euptiloteae Hommersand et Fredericq, trib. nov. and transfer of some southern hemisphere Ptiloteae to the Callithamnieae (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 42: 203-225.

Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. [1]-535, 235 figs, 4 col. figs in 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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