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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge, 1900 
AphiaID: 144404

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurhodophytina (Subdivision) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorideophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodymeniophycidae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrochaetiaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton Nägeli, 1862 '1861'
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton Nägeli, 1862 '1861'
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAudouinella islandica (Rosenvinge) G.R.South & Tittley, 1986
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAudouinella purpurea (Lightfoot) Woelkerling, 1973
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorByssus purpurea Lightfoot, 1777 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorByssus rubra Hudson, 1778 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion purpureum (Lightfoot) Harvey, 1841
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion rothii (Turton) Lyngbye, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeramium rothi (Turton) W.J.Hooker, 1821
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConferva purpurea (Lightfoot) Dillwyn, 1802 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConferva rothii Turton, 1806 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConferva violacea Roth, 1797 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton bisporiferum Baardseth, 1941
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton intermedium (Kjellman) Kjellman, 1883
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton islandicum Rosenvinge, 1900
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton parasiticum Batters, 1896
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton purpureum f. intermedium (Kjellman) Lund, 1959
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton purpureum f. rothi (Turton) Lund, 1959
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton rothii (Turton) Nägeli, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton rothii f. kjellmanii Hamel, 1927
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton rothii f. typicum Kjellman, 1883 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton rothii var. typicum Kjellmann, 1883
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton tenue Kylin, 1925
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThamnidium intermedium Kjellman, 1875 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThamnidium rothi (Turton) Thuret, 1863 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThamnidium rothii (Turton) Thuret, 1863 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrentepohlia purpurea (Lightfoot) C.Agardh, 1824 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrentepohlia rothii (Turton) Harvey, 1836 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrødplys  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrood pluchewier  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfiltrødpusling  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfiltraudpusling  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrödplysch  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorРодохортон пурпуровий  [details]
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Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton purpureum f. intermedium (Kjellman) Lund, 1959 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge, 1900
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton purpureum f. rothi (Turton) Lund, 1959 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge, 1900
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBoulogne, Digue du Nord [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPointe du Nid de Corbet [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPointe du Riden [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:77506 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet photosynthetic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Red colour results from the dominance of the pigments phycoerythrin and phycocyanin; this masks the other pigments, chlorophyll a (no chlorophyll b), beta-caratene and a number of unique xanthophylls. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction vegetative reproduction is rare; asexual reproduction is effected by the formation of various kinds of spores; Sexual reproduction is unique in this group due to their passive, non flagellated sperm cells (spermatia) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:144404
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge, 1900. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=144404 on 2014-07-29
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