149,493 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 20,333 images, 57,482 bibliographic items, 379,379 distributional records.

Coelothrix irregularis (Harvey) Børgesen

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Rhodymeniales
Family Champiaceae
Genus Coelothrix

Pictures

click on thumbnail for larger version.

Coelothrix irregularis (Harvey) Børgesen
Hawaii; section; scale 100 µm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Coelothrix irregularis (Harvey) Børgesen
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman. From: Huisman JM, Abbott IA, Smith CM (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. University of Hawaii Sea Grant College Program, Honolulu. 264 p. Available from Seagrant, University of Hawai'i.

Coelothrix irregularis (Harvey) Børgesen
Hawaii; horizontal and erect axes; scale is 1 mm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman. From: Huisman JM, Abbott IA, Smith CM (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. University of Hawaii Sea Grant College Program, Honolulu. 264 p. Available from Seagrant, University of Hawai'i.

Coelothrix irregularis (Harvey) Børgesen
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au). From: Huisman, J.M. (2000). Marine Plants of Australia. University of Western Australia Press, Nedlands, Western Australia..

 

Coelothrix irregularis (Harvey) Børgesen Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia.

Publication details
Coelothrix irregularis (Harvey) Børgesen 1920: 389, figs 373, 374

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1920). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (6). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 369-504, Figs 361-435.
 Download PDF

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

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

Basionym
Cordylecladia irregularis Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Key West, Florida, U.S.A (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 358). Type: TCD (Yoshida 1998: 848).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), irregular (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cordylecladia irregularis Harvey 1853

Habitat notes
Widespread in most warm seas (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (4 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Coelothrix irregularis (Harvey) Børgesen)
Europe: Portugal (Ardré 1970), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo et al. 2016).

Atlantic Islands: Ascension (Price & John 1980, Price, John & Lawson 1986, John et al. 2004), Azores (León-Cisneros et al. 2012), Bermuda (Taylor 1960, Schneider 2003), Canary Islands (Guadalupe et al. 1995, Haroun et al. 2002, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, John et al. 2004, Anon. 2011, Afonso-Carrillo 2014), Salvage Islands (Parente et al. 2000, John et al. 2004).

North America: Florida (Taylor 1960).

Central America: Belize (Taylor 1960, Norris & Bucher 1982, Littler & Littler 1997).

Caribbean Islands: Bahamas (Taylor 1960), Barbados (Taylor 1969), Caribbean (Littler & Littler 2000), Cuba (Taylor 1960, Suárez 2005, Suárez, Martínez-Daranas & Alfonso 2014), Hispaniola (Taylor 1960), Jamaica (Taylor 1960), Lesser Antilles (Taylor 1960, Taylor 1969), Martinique (Rodríguez-Prieto, Michanek & Ivon 1999, Delnatte & Wynne 2016), Puerto Rico (Taylor 1960), St. Eustatius and/or Saba (Van der Loos et al. 2017), Trinidad (Richardson 1975), Trinidad & Tobago (Duncan & Lee Lum 2006), Virgin Islands (Taylor 1960).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South America: Brazil (Joly 1965, Creed et al. 2010), Colombia (Schnetter 1969, Ganesan 1990, Díaz-Pulido & Díaz-Ruíz 2003).

Africa: Eritrea (Lipkin & Silva 2002, Ateweberhan & Prud'homme van Reine 2005), Madagascar (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Oliveira, Österlund & Mtolera 2005).

Indian Ocean Islands: Réunion (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

Asia: China (Xia & Zhang 1999, Liu 2008), China (Hainan Island) (Titlyanova, Titlyanov & Kalita 2014, Titlyanov et al. 2016), Japan (Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Titlyanov et al 2006, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015), South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016), Yonaguni Island (Titlyanov et al. 2016).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014), Singapore (Pham et al. 2011), Vietnam (Titlyanov et al. 2011, Hau et al. 2015).

Australia and New Zealand: Houtman Abrolhos (Huisman 1997), Lord Howe Island (Millar & Kraft 1993, Huisman 2000), Queensland (Lewis 1984, Price & Scott 1992, Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010), Western Australia (Huisman 2000, Huisman & Borowitzka 2003, Huisman et al. 2009).

Pacific Islands: American Samoa (Skelton & South 2007), Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Cook Islands (Skelton & South 2007), Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Tsuda 2006), Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996, South & Skelton 2003, Skelton & South 2007), French Polynesia (Payri, N'Yeurt & Orempuller 2000, Skelton & South 2007, N'Yeurt & Payri 2010), Hawaiian Islands (Magruder & Hunt 1979, Abbott 1999, Stuercke & McDermid 2004, Huisman, Abbott & Smith 2007), Jarvis I. & Kingman Reef (Tsuda & Fisher 2012), Marshall Islands (Dawson 1957), Samoa (Skelton & South 2007).

Key references
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.

Hau, L.N., Ly, B.M., Huynh, T.V. & Trung, V.T. (2015). New records of marine algae in Vietnam. Ocean Science Journal 50(2): 221-229, 7 figs.

Lipkin, Y. & Silva, P.C. (2002). Marine algae and seagrasses of the Dahlak Archipelago, southern Red Sea. Nova Hedwigia 75(1-2): 1-90, 7 figs.

N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2007). The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia District. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 132: 1-350.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

Created: 30 July 1996 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 2557 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

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

Ginsberg-Ardré, F. & Palminha, F. (1964). Extension de l'aire de répartition de Coelothrix irregularis (Harvey) Børgesen (Rhodophyceae, Champiaceae). Revue Algologique, Nouvelle Serie 4: 325-331.

Linking to this page: http://algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=Zaf800dddacb535a7

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2017.

SITE © 1996 - 2017 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio