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Adenocystis utricularis (Bory) Skottsberg 1907

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Adenocystaceae
Genus Adenocystis


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Adenocystis utricularis (Bory) Skottsberg
depth 5,7m Islote Becerra Fildes Bay, King George Island. 22 Feb 2011. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories.

Adenocystis utricularis (Bory) Skottsberg
Ardley Island, Fildes Bay King George Island Antarctic. 12 Feb 2012. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories.

Adenocystis utricularis (Bory) Skottsberg
Puerto del Hambre, near Punta Arenas, Chile. 06 Jan 2007. Frithjof Kuepper. © Frithjof Kuepper (fck@sams.ac.uk).

Adenocystis utricularis (Bory) Skottsberg
Puerto del Hambre, near Punta Arenas, Chile. 06 Jan 2007. Frithjof Kuepper. © Frithjof Kuepper (fck@sams.ac.uk).

Adenocystis utricularis (Bory) Skottsberg
Islas Guaitecas, X Region, Chile, Intertidal area. 29 Jan 2004. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de).


Adenocystis utricularis (Bory) Skottsberg Puerto del Hambre, near Punta Arenas, Chile
© Frithjof Kuepper (fck@sams.ac.uk)

Publication details
Adenocystis utricularis (Bory) Skottsberg 1907: 39; fig. 16a-f

Published in: Skottsberg, C. (1907). Zur Kenntnis der subantarktischen und antarktischen Meeresalgen. I. Phaeophyceen. In: Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Schwedischen Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903 unter Leitung von Dr. Otto Nordenskjöld. ( Eds) Vol. 4: 1, pp. 1-172. Stockholm: Lithographisches Institut des Generalstabs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Adenocystis is Adenocystis lessonii (Bory) J.D.Hooker & Harvey.

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

Asperococcus utricularis Bory

Type information
Type locality: Îles Malouines [Falkland Islands] (Dumont d'Urville 1825: 22). Type: PC Herb. Bory (Womersley 1987: 141).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Asperococcus utricularis Bory 1825
Scytosiphon utricularis (Bory) Trevisan 1849
Encoelium utriculare (Bory) Kützing 1849

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Asperococcus lessonii Bory 1828
Asperococcus lessonii var. ventricosus Bory 1828
Adenocystis lessonii (Bory) J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1845
Chorda lessonii (Bory) Kützing 1849
Chroa sacculiformis Reinsch 1888

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Adams, N.M. (1997). Common seaweeds of New Zealand. pp. [1]-48, 48 pls. Christchurch: Canterbury University Press.

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.

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.

Levring, T. (1945). Marine algae from some Antarctic and sub-Antarctic islands. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift, N.F., Avd. 2 41(7): 1-36, 1 pl.

Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.

Peters, K.J., Amsler, C.D., Amsler, M.O., McClintock, J.B., Dunbar, R.B. & Baker, B.J. (2005). A comparative analysis of the nutritional and elemental composition of macroalgae from the western Antarctic Peninsula. Phycologia 44: 453-463.

Ricker, R.W. (1987). Taxonomy and biogeography of Macquarie Island seaweeds. pp. [i]-vi, [2], 1-344. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 484, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.

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

Müller, D.G. (1984). Culture studies on the life history of Adenocystis utricularis (Phaeophyceae, Dictyosiphonales). Phycologia 23: 87-94.
Naylor, M.N. (1955). The life history of Adenocystis utricularis (Bory) H. et H.. Transactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand 83: 295-301, Plates 11-13.
Ponce, N.M.A., Leonardi, P.I., Flores, M.L., Stortz, C.A. & Rodriguez, M. (2007). Polysaccharide localization in the sporophyte cell wall of Adenocystis utricularis (Ectocarpales s.l., Phaeophyceae) . Phycologia 46(6): 675-679.
Ponce, N.M.A., Pujol, C.A., Damonte, E.B., Flores, M.L. & Stortz, C.A. (2003). Fucoidans from the brown seaweed Adenocystis utricularis: extraction methods, antiviral activity and structural studies. Carbohyd. Res. 338: 153-165.
Reviers, B. de (1981). Biological data on a southern Phaeophyceae Adenocystis utricularis (Bory) Skottsberg, possible material for alginate industry. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 10: 345-350.

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