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Pterosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Sauvageau 1897

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Pterosiphonieae
Genus Pterosiphonia

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Pterosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Sauvageau
lower intertidal, Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2010. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Pterosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Sauvageau
microscope, Malmousque, Marseille, France, 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Pterosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Sauvageau
microscope, Malmousque, Marseille, France, 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Pterosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Sauvageau
microscope, surface view, Ría de Ortigueira, Galicia, Spain, 2002. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Pterosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Sauvageau
microscope, surface view, Ría de Ortigueira, Galicia, Spain, 2002. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Pterosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Sauvageau
microscope, surface view, Ría de Ortigueira, Galicia, Spain, 2002. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Pterosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Sauvageau
microscope, surface view, Ría de Ortigueira, Galicia, Spain, 2002. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Pterosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Sauvageau
lower intertidal, South of Portugal, 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

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Pterosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Sauvageau lower intertidal, Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2010
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Pterosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Sauvageau 1897: 287

Published in: Sauvageau, C. (1897). Note préliminaire sur les algues marines du golfe de Gascogne. Journal de Botanique, Morot 11: 166-179, 202-214, 252-257, 263-288, 301-311, 6 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pterosiphonia is Pterosiphonia cloiophylla (C.Agardh) Falkenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Xiphosiphonia pennata (C.Agardh) Savoie & G.W.Saunders

Basionym
Hutchinsia pennata C.Agardh

Type information
Syntype localities: "In mari Mediterraneo. — In mari Atlantica ad Gades." [Mediterranean, Atlantic at Cadíz] (Agardh 1824: 124). Lectotype: LD Herb. Alg. Agardh 39271 (Womersley 2003: 340). Notes: Lectotype selected from Mediterranean?

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pinnate (Stearn 1985).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Maggs & Hommersand (1993) and Diaz-Tapia & Bárbara (2013) cite the authority as (C. Agardh) Falkenberg (1901: 263) but Diaz-Tapia et al. (2011) cite (C. Agardh) Sauvageau. - (27 Jan 2014) - Wendy Guiry

Taxonomic notes
Reported by Lawson et al. (1995) as P. pennata (C. Agardh) Falkenberg and by Feldmann (1942) as P. pennata (Roth) Falkenberg.

Habitat notes
mid intertidal to upper subtidal; moderately to extremely wave-exposed sites; sometimes mixed with Ophidocladus simpliciusculus, P. ardreana (Diaz-Tapia & Bárbara 2013). - (27 Jan 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Habitat
Forms mats or turfs close to low tide level under moderate wave action, rarely in deep water (Womersley 2003: 340).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Savoie, A.M. & Saunders, G.W. (2016). A molecular phylogenetic and DNA barcode assessment of the tribe Pterosiphonieae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) emphasizing the Northeast Pacific. Botany 94: 917-939, 8 figs.

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Boraso de Zaixso, A.L. (2013). Elementos para el estudio de las macroalgas de Argentina. Con colaboración de J.M. Zaixso. pp. [1]-204. Comodoro Rivadavia: Universitaria de la Patagonia.

Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.

Díaz-Tapia, P. & Bárbara, I. (2013). Seaweeds from sand-covered rocks of the Atlantic Iberian Peninsula. Part. 1. The Rhodomelaceae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 34(4): 325-422.

Kim, M. S., Kim, S. Y., Yang, M.Y., Kim, B.& Díaz-Tapia, P. (2012). Morphology and molecular study of Pterosiphonia arenosa sp. nov. (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from Jeju Island, Korea. Algae 27(4): 259-268.

Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.

Nam, K.W. & Kang, P.J. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 4. Rhodophyta: Ceramiales: Rhodomelaceae: 18 genera including Herposiphonia. pp. [1-6], 1-178, figs 1-102. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Okamura, K. (1908). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. I pp. 121-232, Plates XXVI-XXX. Tokyo: published by the author.

Salavarría Palma, E.A. & Paul, S. (2020). A peep into the transcriptome studies of the industrially important brown algae with special focus on Macrocystis genus. Revista Peruana de Biología 27(1): 49-53.

Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. [1]-533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2011). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VII Ceramiales Rhodomelaceae. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-212, pls I-XIII. Beijing: Science Press.

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References
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Díaz Tapia, P. & Bárbara, I. (2004). Pterosiphonia pennata versus P. pinnulata (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) en el noroeste de la Península Ibérica. Anales de Bíologia 26: 47-59.
Lauret, M. (1967). Présence de trichoblastes végétatifs chez Pterosiphonia pennata (Roth) Falkenberg. Note. C.R. Acad. Sc. Paris, Série D 265: 1901-1904. [in French]
Masuda, M. (1973). The life history of Pterosiphonia pennata (Roth) Falkenberg (Rhodophyceae, Ceramiales) in culture. Japanese Journal of Botany 48: 122-127.
Rojas-Gonzalez, B. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2001). Morphology and distribution of Pterosiphonia pennata in the Canary Islands (Rhodophyta, Rhodomelaceae). Vieraea 29: 71-78.

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