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Haplospora globosa Kjellman 1872

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Tilopteridales
Family Tilopteridaceae
Genus Haplospora


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Haplospora globosa Kjellman
Newfoundland; aplanospores, a few are germinating. Eric Henry. © Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com).

Haplospora globosa Kjellman
Newfoundland; quadrinucleate unilocular sporangia . Eric Henry. © Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com).


Haplospora globosa Kjellman Newfoundland; quadrinucleate unilocular sporangia
© Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com)

Publication details
Haplospora globosa Kjellman 1872: 5, pl. 1: fig. 1

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1866). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XVI pp. i-iii, 1-35, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Haplospora.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), round like a ball, globose, spherical (Stearn 1985).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Capsicarpella speciosa Kjellman 1872
Scaphospora arctica Kjellman 1877
Scaphospora speciosa (Kjellman) Kjellman 1877

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Nielsen, R. & Lundsteen, S. (2019). Danmarks havalger Bind 2 Brunalger (Phaeophyceae) og Grønalger (Chlorophyta). Scientia Danica. Series B, Biologica 8: [1]-476, col. figs and distributional maps.

Pedersen, P.M. (2011). Grønlands havalger. pp. [1] 7-208. Copenhagen: Forlaget Epsilon.DK.

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel' zelenykh, burykh i krasnykh vodorosley yuzhnykh morey SSSR [Manual for identification of the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of the USSR]. pp. 224, 222 figures. Moscow & Leningrad: Izdatel'stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR. [in Russian]

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Verified by: 17 February 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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Kuhlenkamp, R. & Müller, D.G. (1985). Culture studies on the life history of Haplospora globosa and Tilopteris mertensii (Tilopteridales, Phaeophyceae). British Phycological Journal 20: 301-312.
Kuhlenkamp, R., Müller, D.G. & Whittick, A. (1993). Genotypic variatio and alternating DNA levels at constant chromosome numbers in the life history of the brown alga Haplospora globosa (Tilopteridales). Journal of Phycology 29: 377-380, 3 figs.

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