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Palmaria mollis (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) van der Meer & C.J.Bird 1985

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Nemaliophycidae
Order Palmariales
Family Palmariaceae
Genus Palmaria

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Palmaria mollis (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) van der Meer & C.J.Bird
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Palmaria mollis (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) van der Meer & C.J.Bird
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Palmaria mollis (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) van der Meer & C.J.Bird
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

 

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Palmaria mollis (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) van der Meer & C.J.Bird Northern California
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Palmaria mollis (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) van der Meer & C.J.Bird 1985: 401

Published in: van der Meer, J.P. & Bird, C.J. (1985). Palmaria mollis stat. nov.: a newly recognized species of Palmaria (Rhodophyceae) from the northeast Pacific coast. Canadian Journal of Botany 63: 398-403.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Palmaria is Ceramium palmatum (Linnaeus) Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Devaleraea mollis (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) G.W.Saunders, C.J.Jackson & Salomaki

Basionym
Rhodymenia palmata f. mollis Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Type information
Type locality: USA: Washington: Whidbey Island (48.19790, -122.69291) Type: N.L. Gardner; UC (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), soft, pliant (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Intertidal and subtidal zones (Selivanova & Zhigadlova 2009). - (10 May 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Saunders, G.W., Jackson, C. & Salomaki, E.D. (2017 '2018'). Phylogenetic analyses of transcriptome data resolve familial assignments for genera of the red-algal Acrochaetiales-Palmariales complex (Nemaliophycidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 119: 151-159, 2 fig., 3 tables.

Key references
Lindeberg, M.R. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2010). Field guide to the seaweeds of Alaska. pp. [i-]iii-iv, 1-188, numerous col. photographs. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant College Program.

Lindstrom, S., Olsen, J.L. & Stam, W.T. (1997). Postglacial recolonization and the biogeography of Palmaria mollis (Rhodophyta) along the Northeast Pacific coast. Canadian Journal of Botany 75: 1887-1896, 3 figs, 3 tables.

Pueschel, C.M. & van der Meer, J.P. (1985). Ultrastructure of the fungus Petersenia palmariae (Oomycetes) parasitic on the alga Palmaria mollis (Rhodophyceae). Canadian Journal of Botany 63: 409-418.

Created: 14 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 22 January 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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

Guiry, M.D. (1976 '1975'). Halosacciocolax kjellmanii Lund parasitic on Palmaria palmata forma mollis (S. et G.) Guiry in the eastern North Pacific. Syesis 8: 113-117.
Guiry, M.D. (1976 '1975'). An assessment of Palmaria palmata forma mollis (S. et G.) comb. nov. (= Rhodymenia palmata forma mollis S. et G.) in the eastern North Pacific. Syesis 8: 245-261.
Lindstrom, S., Olsen, J.L. & Stam, W.T. (1997). Postglacial recolonization and the biogeography of Palmaria mollis (Rhodophyta) along the Northeast Pacific coast. Canadian Journal of Botany 75: 1887-1896, 3 figs, 3 tables.
Pueschel, C.M. & van der Meer, J.P. (1985). Ultrastructure of the fungus Petersenia palmariae (Oomycetes) parasitic on the alga Palmaria mollis (Rhodophyceae). Canadian Journal of Botany 63: 409-418.
van der Meer, J.P. & Bird, C.J. (1985). Palmaria mollis stat. nov.: a newly recognized species of Palmaria (Rhodophyceae) from the northeast Pacific coast. Canadian Journal of Botany 63: 398-403.
van der Meer, J.P. & Pueschel, C.M. (1985). Petersenia palmariae n. sp. (Oomycetes): a pathogeneic parasite of the red alga Palmaria mollis (Rhodophyceae). Can J. Bot. 63: 404-408.

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.

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