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Acetabularia mediterranea J.V.Lamouroux, nom. illeg. 1816

Publication details
Acetabularia mediterranea J.V.Lamouroux 1816: 249, nom. illeg.

Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1816). Histoire des polypiers coralligènes flexibles, vulgairement nommés zoophytes. pp. [i]-lxxxiv, chart, [1]-560, [560, err], pls I-XIX, uncol. by author. Caen: De l'imprimerie de F. Poisson.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Acetabularia is Acetabularia acetabulum (Linnaeus) P.C.Silva.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acetabularia acetabulum (Linnaeus) P.C.Silva

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Berger, S., Fettweiss, U., Gleissberg, S., Liddle, L.B., Richter, U., Sawitzky, H. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2003). 18S rDNA phylogeny and evaluation of cap development in Polyphysaceae (formerly Acetabulariaceae; Dasycladales, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 42: 506-561.

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Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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

Bonotto, S. & Kirchmann, R. (1981). Radiobiology of normal and branched Acetabularia mediterranea. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 8: 147-153.
De, D.N. & Berger, S. (1990). Karyology of Acetabularia mediterranea. Protoplasma 155: 19-28.
Fromme, R., Renger, G. & Schmid, S. (1989). Organization of the PSII core of Acetabularia mediterranea grown in red or blue light. British Phycological Journal 24: 304.
Green, B.R. (1973). Evidence for the occurrence of meiosis before cyst formation in Acetabularia mediterranea (Chlorophyceae, Siphonales). Phycologia 12: 233-235, 1 table.
Ito, T. (1899). Notes on Acetabularia mediterranea, Lamour. from the Luchu Islands. Beiblatt zur Hedwigia 38(4/5): 184-186.
Lüttke, A. (1988). The lack of chloroplast DNA in Acetabularia mediterranea (acetabulum) (Chlorophyceae): A reinvestigation. Journal of Phycology 24: 173-180, 12 figs.
Matzke, M.A., Matzke, A.J.M. & Neuhaus, G. (1988). Cell age-related differences in the interaction of a potential-sensitive fluorescent dye with nuclear envelopes of Acetabularia mediterranea. Pl. Cell Environ. 11: 157-163.
Menzel, D. (1981). Development and fine structure of plugs in the cap rays of Acetabularia acetabulum (mediterranea) (L.) Silva (Dasycladales). Phycologia 20: 56-64, 21 figs.
Neuhaus-Url, G. & Schweiger, H.-G. (1984). The lid forming apparatus in cysts of the green alga Acetabularia mediterranea. Protoplasma 122: 120-124.
Percival, E. & Smestad, B. (1971). Biosynthetic studies with 14C on the low molecular weight carbohydrates of Acetabularia mediterranea. British Phycological Journal 6: 271.
Puiseux-Dao, S. & Dazy, A.-C. (1970). La population plastidale chez l'Acetabularia mediterranea: ultrastructure et réplication de l'unité plastidale, croissance de la population et contrôle nucléaire de cette croissance. Bulletin. Société Phycologique de France 15: 80-81.
Stieger, M., Neuhaus, G., Momma, T., Schell, J. & Kreuzaler, F. (1991). Self assembly of immunoglobulins in the cytoplasm of the alga Acetabularia mediterranea. Plant Sci 73(2): 181-190.
Woodcock, C.L.F. & Miller, G.J. (1973). Ultrastructural features of the life cycle of Acetabularia mediterranea I. Gametogenesis. Protoplasma 77: 313-329.
Woodcock, C.L.F. & Miller, G.J. (1973). Ultrastructural features of the life cycle of Acetabularia mediterranea II. Events associated with the division of the primary nucleus and the formation of cysts. Protoplasma 77: 331-341.

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