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Gomontia polyrhiza (Lagerheim) Bornet & Flahault 1888

Publication details
Gomontia polyrhiza (Lagerheim) Bornet & Flahault 1888: 163

Published in: Bornet, É. & Flahault, C. (1888). Note sur deux nouveaux genres d'algues perforantes. Journal de Botanique, Morot 2: 161-165.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Gomontia.

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

Codiolum polyrhizum Lagerheim

Type information
Type locality: near Kristineberg, Sweden (Silva & al. 1996: 727). Type: S (Brodie & al. 2007: 41).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Codiolum polyrhizum Lagerheim 1886

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gomontia manxiana Chodat 1897
Gomontia caudata Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1920
Gomontia bornetii Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1920
Gomontia habrorhiza Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1920

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Brodie, J., Maggs, C.A. & John, D.M. (2007). Green seaweeds of Britain and Ireland. pp. [i-v], vi-xii, 1-242, 101 figs. London: British Phycological Society.

Burova, O.V., Tsarenko, P.M., Kovalenko, O.V., Mikhailyuk, T.I., Petlovany, O.A., Lilitska, G.G. & Bilous, O.P. (2011). Ulvophyceae. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 20-61. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G.

Burrows, E.M. (1991). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 2. Chlorophyta. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-238, 60 figs, 9 pls. London: Natural History Museum Publications.

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.

Goroschankin, J.N. (1890). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Morphologie und Systematik der Chlamydomonaden. I. Ch. braunii Gorosh. Bulletin de la Société impériale des naturalistes de Moscou, novelle série 4: 498-520.

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. & Correa, J. (1988 '1987'). A comparative study of Gomontia polyrhiza and Chlorojackia pachyclados gen. et sp. nov. (Chlorophyta). Canadian Journal of Botany 65: 2467-2472.

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.

O'Kelly, C.J., Wysor, B. & Bellows, W.K. (2004). Collinsiella (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) and other ulotrichalean taxa with shell-boring sporophytes from a monophyletic clade. Phycologia 43: 41-49.

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

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.

Scagel, R.F. (1957). An annotated list of the marine algae of British Columbia and northern Washington (including keys to genera). Bulletin, National Museum of Canada 150: [i]-vi, 1-289.

Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Vinogradova, K.L. (1979). Opredelitel' vodorosley dal'nevostochnykh morey SSSR. Zelenyye Vodorosli [Manual for identification of the algae of the far-eastern seas of the USSR. Green algae]. pp. 147, 67 figures, 18 plates. Leningrad: Botanicheskii Institut imeni V.L. Komarova. [in Russian]

Wynne, M.J. (1998). A checklist of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: first revision. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 116: [i]-iii, 1-155, 5 figs.

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Kornmann, P. (1962). Zur Entwicklung von Monostroma grevillei und zur systematischen Stellung von Gomontia polyrhiza. Vortr. Gesamtgeb. Bot., N.F. 1: 37-39.
Lindstedt, A. (1939). Über ein Fund von Gomontia polyrhiza in Süsswasser. Botaniska Notiser 1939: 71-74.
Nielsen, R. & Correa, J. (1988 '1987'). A comparative study of Gomontia polyrhiza and Chlorojackia pachyclados gen. et sp. nov. (Chlorophyta). Canadian Journal of Botany 65: 2467-2472.
Wilkinson, M. & Burrows, E.M. (1972). An experimental taxonomic study of the algae confused under the name Gomontia polyrhiza. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 52: 49-57.

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