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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsparagopsis armata Harvey, 1855 
AphiaID: 144438

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 editorBonnemaisoniales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBonnemaisoniaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsparagopsis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsparagopsis Montagne, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalkenbergia olens A.H.S.Lucas, 1919 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalkenbergia rufolanosa (Harvey) F.Schmitz, 1897 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalkenbergia vagabunda (Harvey) Falkenberg, 1901 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolysiphonia rufolanosa Harvey, 1855 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolysiphonia vagabunda Harvey, 1859 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Algaebase, available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorharpoon weed  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Adriatic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAdriatic Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Algeria
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAlgeria (introduced: alien[details]
Celtic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCeltic Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Chile
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorChile (introduced: alien[details]
Croatia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCroatia (introduced: alien[details]
English Channel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorManche (introduced: alien[details]
France
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFrance (introduced: alien[details]
Greece
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGreece (introduced: alien[details]
Ireland
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIreland (introduced: alien[details]
Italy
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorItaly (introduced: alien[details]
Malta
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMalta (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMaltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMediterranean Sea - Western Basin (introduced: alien[details]
Morocco
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMorocco (introduced: alien[details]
Netherlands
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNetherlands (introduced: alien[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Atlantic (introduced: alien[details]
North Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Portugal
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorPortugal (introduced: alien[details]
Spain
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSpain (introduced: alien[details]
Tunisia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTunisia (introduced: alien[details]
Turkey
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTurkey (introduced: alien[details]
United Kingdom
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited Kingdom (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Malta
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalta (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Mediterranean (introduced: alien[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
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 editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorShetlands (introduced: alien[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea (introduced: alien[details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Spain
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpain (introduced: alien[details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles (introduced: alien[details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Europe (introduced: alien[details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
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 (27 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (32 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (33 nucleotides; 18 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:77507 [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in North Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Common [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Celtic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Common [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Rare [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in English Channel (IHO Sea Area) : Common [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Celtic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Ireland (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Portugal (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Algeria (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Greece (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in United Kingdom (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Spain (Nation) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Netherlands (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Chile (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in France (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Croatia (Nation) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Tunisia (Nation) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Adriatic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Turkey (Nation) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin (IHO Sea Area) : Outcompetes native species for resources and/or space [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Adriatic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish
unintentional introduction to Mediterranean Sea with oysters [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Spain (Nation) : Ships: general [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Tunisia (Nation) : Ships: general [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Natural dispersal
? Migration from Red Sea and Indian Ocean via Suez Canal [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Turkey (Nation) : Ships: general [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy The synonymy was proposed by J. Feldmann & G. Feldmann (1939; 1943: 109--117). Post
(1968a: 96) suggested that the record of Polysiphonia rufolanosa from Calcutta published by G. Martens(1870c: 260) might be referable to Lophosiphonia[details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordistribution European populations can be found from the western Mediterranean to Shetland [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:144438
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Asparagopsis armata. 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=144438 on 2014-08-23
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