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Neomeris annulata Dickie 1874

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Dasycladales
Family Dasycladaceae
Genus Neomeris


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Neomeris annulata Dickie
Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Great Barrier, Intertidal. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com). © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Neomeris annulata Dickie
Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Great Barrier, Intertidal. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com). © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Neomeris annulata Dickie
Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Great Barrier, Intertidal. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com). © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Neomeris annulata Dickie
Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Great Barrier, Intertidal. 20 Jan 2012. Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com). © Russell Kelley (www.byoguides.com).

Neomeris annulata Dickie
Bonaire, Caribbean. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Neomeris annulata Dickie
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Neomeris annulata Dickie
Mature cell grown in laboratory culture; Photo-Atlas of living Dasycladales. Sigrid Berger. © Sigrid Berger (sberger@spup.de).

Neomeris annulata Dickie
Lenakel Harbour, Tanna, Vanuatu; - 4 m. 01 Nov 2005. Kyatt Dixon (kyattdixon@gmail.com). © Kyatt Dixon (kyattdixon@gmail.com).


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Neomeris annulata Dickie Bonaire, Caribbean
© Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net)

Publication details
Neomeris annulata Dickie 1874: 198

Published in: Dickie, G. (1874). On the algae of Mauritius. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 14: 190-202.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neomeris is Neomeris dumetosa J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Type information
Type locality: Mauritius (Silva & al. 1996: 889). Type: Colonel Pike; (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), with rings (Griffith 2004).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Neomeris kelleri Cramer 1887

Distributional notes
This species was introduced into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 275) via the Suez Canal, being first found in Syria around 2003. It currently (2015) is found at a few localities on the Levantine coast. - (6 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Coppejans, E., Leliaert, F., Dargent, O. & De Clerck, O. (2001). Marine green algae (Chlorophyta) from the north coast of Papua New Guinea. Cryptogamie, Algologie 22(4): 375-443.

Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. [1]-264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.

Kraft, G.T. (2007). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 1. Green algae. pp. [i]-vi, 1-347, 110 text-figs; 11 pls. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.

Pedroche, F.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar-Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar-Rosas, R. (2005). Catálogo de las algas marinas bentónicas del Pacífico de México. I. Chlorophycota. pp. i-viii, 17-146. Ensenada, México: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California.

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2007). The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia District. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 132: 1-350.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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..

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Bitar, G., Dupuy De La Grandrive, R., Foulquie, M. & Verlaque, M. (2005). Neomeris annulata Dickie (Dasycladales, Chlorophyceae): a potential new invader from the Red Sea to the Mediterranean Sea. Cryptogamie Algologie 26: 309-317.
Chowdary, Y.B.K. & Singh, S. (1984). Observations on the cytology of Neomeris annulata Dickie. Phykos 23: 171-177, Figs A-F, 1-10a.
Patel, R.J. & Francis, M.A. (1970). Acetabularia mobii Solms-Laubach and Neomeris annulata Dickie from India. Phykos 9: 52-54, 9 figs.

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