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Rissoella verruculosa (Bertoloni) J.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Rissoellaceae
Genus Rissoella

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Rissoella verruculosa (Bertoloni) J.Agardh
Le Vasche, near Calafuria, Livorno, Italy; habit of a population forming brown-orange patches in mid littoral zone. 16 Apr 2007. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Rissoella verruculosa (Bertoloni) J.Agardh
Le Vasche, near Calafuria, Livorno, Italy; detail of specimens forming brown-orange patches in mid littoral zone. 16 Apr 2007. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Rissoella verruculosa (Bertoloni) J.Agardh
Le Vasche, near Calafuria, Livorno, Italy; specimens forming brown-orange patches in mid littoral zone. 16 Apr 2007. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Rissoella verruculosa (Bertoloni) J.Agardh
Le Vasche, near Calafuria, Livorno, Italy; specimens forming brown-orange patches in mid littoral zone. 16 Apr 2007. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

 

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Rissoella verruculosa (Bertoloni) J.Agardh Le Vasche, near Calafuria, Livorno, Italy; specimens forming brown-orange patches in mid littoral zone
© Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it)

Publication details
Rissoella verruculosa (Bertoloni) J.Agardh 1851: 241

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Rissoella.

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

Basionym
Fucus verruculosus Bertoloni

Type information
Type locality: in Lunae Portu [Golfo della Spezia, Italy] (Bertoloni 1818: 290).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered with small wart-like outgrowths (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus verruculosus Bertoloni 1818
Sphaerococcus verruculosus (Bertoloni) C.Agardh 1822
Grateloupia verruculosa (Bertoloni) Greville 1830
Halymenia verruculosa (Bertoloni) Duby 1830
Erinacea verruculosa (Bertoloni) Dufour 1859

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Rissoella verruculosa (Bertoloni) J.Agardh)
Europe: Balearic Islands (De Toni 1924, Niell 1974, Ribera Siguán 1983, Ribera Siguán & Gómez Garreta 1984), Corsica (Boudouresque & Perret 1977, Coppejans 1979, Demoulin, Janssen & Licot 1980, Verlaque 1984), France (Coppejans 1972, Anon. 2017), Italy (Rindi, Sartoni & Cinelli 2002), Spain (Ballesteros 1981, Romero Martinengo & Romero Martinengo 1982, Pérez-Ruzafa & Honrubia 1984, Gallardo et al. 1985, Rodriguez Prieto & Polo Alberti 1988, Conde et al. 1996, Rodríguez-Prieto & Polo, L. 1996, Rodriguez-Prieto & Polo Albertí 1998, Lavelli & Ribera 2004, Bermejo et al. 2012), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo et al. 2016), Turkey (Europe) (Zeybek, Güner & Aysel 1993).

Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Woelkerling et al. 1998, Haroun et al. 2002, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, John et al. 2004, Anon. 2011, Afonso-Carrillo 2014).

Africa: Morocco (Moussa et al. 2018), Spanish North Africa (González García, Paredes Ruiz & Enrique Mirón 2017), Tunisia (Meñez & Mathieson 1981, Ben Maiz, Boudouresque & Quahchi 1987).

South-west Asia: Turkey (Asia) (Taskin et al. 2008).

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

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References
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Flores-Moya, A., Gómez, I., Vinegla, B., Altamirano, M., Pérez-Rodríguez, E., Maestre, C., Caballero, R.M. & Figueroa, F.L. (1998). Effects of solar radiation on the endemic mediterranean red alga Rissoella verruculosa: Photosynthetic performance, pigment content and the activities of enzymes related to nutrient uptake. New Phytol. 139: 673-683.
Mollion, J., Karamanos, Y., Feghali, R. & Moreau, S. (1987). 13C NMR study of the heterogeneity of the carrageenan from Rissoella verruculosa (Bert.) J. Ag. (Rhodophyta). Food Hydrocolloids 1: 413-421.
Niell, F.X. (1974). La présence sur substratum calcaire de Rissoella verruculosa (Bertol.) J.Ag. à l'île de Majorque.. In: . ( Eds), pp. 5. C.I.E.S.M.M. Monaco.
Schotter, G. & Cabioc'h, J. (1963). Sur les organes mâles de Rissoella verruculosa (Bertol.) J. Ag. (Floridées). Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences. Paris. Série D 256: 1336-1339.
Schotter, G. (1964). Étude des organes mâles de Rissoella verruculosa (Bertol.) J. Ag. (Floridées). Boletim do Instituto Oceanográfico 63: 1-31.

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