Both germ tubes became elongated and branched, This study characterized and compared distinct populations of sea grapes from selected regions in the Philippines and described the influence of physicochemical parameters of seawater on their morphology. These morphological traits, however, can exhibit a high degree of variation under different environmental conditions (Peterson 1972, Calvert 1976, Ohba and Enomoto 1987. The results showed a total of eight species of Caulerpa were identified in the shallow Caulerpa community in Solong-on, Siquijor. (2013) Caulerpa racemosa JN645149 Sauvage et al. 2020. There are outgrowths of the cell wall called trabeculae that function as buttress. Analisis korespondensi kanonik (CCA) mengungkapkan bahwa suhu dan jenis substrat adalah pendorong utama biomassa Caulerpa. Crowded assimilators were observed in C. microphysa (5.89/2 cm stolon). Five Caulerpa species that were previously recorded for Thailand (i.e., C. ambigua, C. cupressoides, C. fastigiata, C. manorensis, and C. mexicana) were not found during our survey (2016-2018) and their identity could not be confirmed with DNA sequence data obtained from herbarium specimens. Each vegetative Codiolum phase had a single polyploid nucleus due to endoreduplication, a type of mitosis without nuclear division. Sedimentation is one of the main environmental stressors shaping coastal marine communities and tolerance of high sedimentation rates (e.g. The genus Caulerpa is highly diverse, especially in the Caribbean Sea, the Indo-Malay archipelago and the temperate waters of southern Australia. Caulerpa elongata and C. oligophylla were confirmed occurring in the area for the first time. 6. 2020. Reproduction and development of C. racemosa var. We used field measurements to test hypotheses about morphological variability in C. filiformis in relation to local- and large-scale environmental variation in water depth, sediment cover and latitude. Suitable conservation measures identification along with awreness campaign and developing protected areas. All species described in this book are based on primary collections exclusively made for this purpose and truly reflect the current status of seaweed biodiversity of Gujarat coast. Elongation of fronds and reduced frond density are commonly observed morphological adaptations that allow for more efficient light uptake with water depth, i.e. structure is observed in the freshwater gomphonemoid diatoms. Each upright axis successively formed ramuli and developed into an assimilator. The first record of C. scalpelliformis (Borwn ex Turner) C. Agardh from Antalya harbour (36°53′.1 N, 0.30°42′.2 E) is reported here. This species has an annual life cycle in Lake Utonai, Hokkaido, Japan, hibernating in the 2nd‐4th instar. 8. 2. They are often highly variable in composition, which makes it difficult to properly identify some species without inspection of the cell structure under a microscope. 17. Caulerpa (Chlorophyta)-Related Incidents. 6. Morphological characters, such as distance between modules, number of modules, stolon branches and rhizoid clusters per centimeter of stolon, indicated a uniformity among species within a specific habitat. 13. By the COP3, to improve the global environmental problem seems to step-up from searching the direction to go ahead to practice level. laetevirens under various culture conditions, Spread of the green alga Caulerpa taxifolia (Caulerpales, Chlorophyta) in the Mediterranean: Possible consequences of a major ecological event, A New Record for the Marine Algal Flora of Turkey: Caulerpa scalpelliformis (Brown ex Turner) C. Agardh (Caluerpaceae, Chlorophyceae), Seaweeds of India: The Diversity and Distribution of Seaweed of Gujarat Coast, The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia district, Reports on the marine algae of Ceylon. from Japan and five new isolates from China of a previously known syngen. Caulerpa race-mosa was chosen in order to compare the epiphytic diatom communities on two invasive Caulerpa species with different toxin contents. © 2008-2020 ResearchGate GmbH. via morphological variation) may allow for competitive dominance. morphological plasticity and this study aimed to further current knowledge of the impact of light intensity on the growth morphology and abundance of this species around Fourni island complex, NE Aegean Sea. Join ResearchGate to find the people and research you need to help your work. Ninety-five percent of the flora consists of widely distributed species (Western-Central Pacific, Indo-Pacific, pan-tropical / -subtropical, and cosmopolitan), and there is a very low level of endemism (1.3 %), which, it is suggested, may be due to the relatively young age of the Samoan Archipelago and to its position mid-way along the Indo-West Pacific biodiversity gradient. Reproduction, development and morphological variation of the marine green algaCaulerpa racemosa var.peltata from the southern part of Japan were studied in culture in the laboratory. The peltate form of C. racemosa occurred in sympatry with C. chemnitzia and could not be distinguished from it by morphology. Caulerpa prolifera (Forsskål) J.V.Lamouroux was later designated by Egerod (1952) as the lectotype of the genus. There were mixed results in the silk-filament sector, with exports to Hong kong and India climbing by almost 50% and 34% respectively, but those to Italy declining by 10.94% and to Japan by 8.33%. 1 for explanation of symbols. Areas supporting stands of Cymodocea nodosa and Posidonia oceanica are covered by fronds of C. taxifolia. Caulerpa racemosa JN645154 Sauvage et al. Morphology of the specimen was examined, photographed, herbariums prepared and samples preserved in sea water containing 5% formaldehyde. Meinesz A; Benichou L; Blachier J; Komatsu T; Lemeé R; Molenaar H; Mari X, 1995. Despite recent advances in taxonomy and phylogeny, there is still confusion about the delimitation and identification of some species due to tremendous phenotypic plasticity. 40-day-old germling extending a primary germ tube. Secara umum, total biomassa stok berdiri untuk semua spesies yang diperoleh selama periode sampling adalah 132,57 ± 2,06 g berat kering/m-2. To the east, it now occurs on the whole of the eastern side of Cap Martin (3km from Monaco) and is spreading over the west face. Ten species of the superfamily Mononchoidea from fourteen populations collected during a survey of terrestrial and freshwater habitats of North India, are described and illustrated. The investigations included the following: 1) field surveys in the five study areas in the Philippines, Taiwan and Japan; 2) fixed point observation in northern Luzon; 3) labora The multinucleate siphonaceous green algal genus Caulerpa is widely distributed in the intertidal and subtidal zones of tropical and subtropical seas. 3. The branches (called ramuli on seaweed and coral) can be sparse or dense. Variations in the Structure, Morphology and Biomass of Caulerpa taxifolia in the Mediterranean Sea Fatty Acid Composition of Green Algae of the Genus Caulerpa Impact of UV-A and UV-B Irradiance on the Patterns of Pigments and 15N-Ammonium Assimilation of the Tropical Marine Diatom Bellerochea yucatanensis macrophysawith the lineage of C. racemosa proposed in recent studies. Within the ETP region, four species have restricted distributions (C. verticillata, C. cupressoides, C. serrulata, C. racemosa), while two show a wide latitudinal distribution (C. chemnitziaand C. sertularioides). After this time, the species seemed to disappear, probably because of low winter temperatures. five weeks, they formed two germ tubes which extended in opposite directions. Introduction. Morphogenetic responses of C. racemosa vat. This species is unique in that it has perfectly round individual clusters, resembling grapes on a vine. 2-3, 10 mm; Fig. Settled zygotes, 3hr after copulation. After Resolving phenotypic plasticity and species designation in the morphology challenging Caulerpa racemosa-peltata complex (Caulerpaceae, Chlorophyta). Although recent molecular studies have indicated the presence of a number of distinct species within the Caulerpa racemosa-peltata complex, due to the difficulties presented by high levels of phenotypic plasticity and the large number of synonyms, infra-specific taxa, and names of uncertain affinity, taxonomic proposals are yet to be made. racemosa from the been regarded as an Indian Ocean species immigrated via Mediterranean Sea are distinct taxonomic units. and Caulerpa spp as indicator Access scientific knowledge from anywhere. Reproduction, development and morphological variation of the marine green algaCaulerpa racemosa var.peltata from the southern part of Japan were studied in culture in the laboratory. The six species of Caulerpafound in this study are of pantropical in distribution. were produced monoeciously and copulated with each other. laetevirens under various culture conditions, Hawaiian representatives of the genus Caulerpa, Effects of light intensity on the morphology and productivity of Caulerpa racemosa (Forsskål) J. Agardh, The marine algae of Florida with special reference to the Dry Tortugas, An ecological and systematic account of the Caulerpas of the Danish West Indies, The marine algae from the Island of Yonakuni, Handbook of Phycological Methods. 2003, Silva 2003. Biomasa yang memiliki stok tertinggi diperoleh oleh C. cupressoides dengan biomassa rata-rata 26,16 ± 2,44 (SE) g berat kering/m-2 , sedangkan C. microphysa memiliki biomassa stok yang berdiri paling sedikit dengan rata-rata 9,16 ± 0,26 g berat kering/m-2. This book will serve as an authentic field guide and reference material for students, teachers, researchers and policy planners interested in algal resource management, utilization and conservation. Caulerpa when experimental flasks were nutrient en­ riched, aerated or enriched and aerated. The following new combinations are made: Hinksia van-bosseae (Setchell & Gardner) Skelton and South (previously Ectocarpus van-bosseae), Antithamnionella simplex (Dawson) Skelton and South (previously Antithamnion simplex), Neosiphonia ferulacea (Suhr ex J. Agardh) Skelton and South (previously Polysiphonia ferulacea Suhr ex J. Agardh), Neosiphonia howei (Hollenberg in W.R. Taylor) South and Skelton (previously Polysiphonia howei Hollenberg in W.R. Taylor), and Neosiphonia polyphysa (Kutzing) South and Skelton (previously Polysiphonia polyphysa Kutzing. Taxonomic, nomenclatural and distributional appraisals of the species are presented, together with an iconography of digital images covering most species. seedlings were collected from Volivoli in Rakiraki, Western Division. Other important market comprised of Japan, Hong Kong, India, Italy, and Germany, which, The azimuths and dips of the long axis (a-axis) of clasts and length of each axis (a, b, and c) of clasts were measured in 2-3 m depth from the bottom of Ta-d pumice (9000 y.B.P.) Caulerpa communities in Solong-on, Siquijor are one of the sources for export to neighbouring municipalities. This book is first of its kind from India and describes a total of 198 species of marine macroalgae representing all three major groups of Chlorophyta, Phaeophyta and Rhodophyta collected from the Gujarat coast which is well known for its algal abundance and diversity. This species contains the toxin, caulerpenyn, which may play a role against other organisms such as grazers, epiphytes and competitors. With the addition of species recorded previously but not found during the present study, this brings the total number of Caulerpa species in the region to 15 species. Keywords: Aegean Sea, Alien species, Algae 1 2 1 1 2 Introduction The green macroalgae, Caulerpa racemosa var. Species of Caulerpa form an important component, of the algal group of intertidal ecosystem. Assimilator height of C. racemosa is significantly associated and highly influenced by water depth, salinity, temperature and dissolved oxygen whereas for C. lentillifera depth and salinity are the significant influencing factors. Scale bars : Figs. Identification: The distinctive, frond-like morphology of Caulerpa taxifolia (under high sunlight conditions) can be distinguished from the other Caulerpa species to which it is most similar by the nature of its frond pinnules and its stolon. De Senerpont Domis et al. were found on Guam's fringing reef flat. ... Es común encontrar dos o más formas, reconocidas taxonómicamente, en una misma planta. Komunitas Caulerpa di Solong-on, Siquijor adalah salah satu sumber untuk ekspor ke kota tetangga. This study shows that rapid morphological plasticity is a likely key attribute of the spreading native macroalga C. filiformis. There are many variations of C. Racemosa found worldwide. Belton GS, Prud'homme van Reine WF, Huisman J., Draisma SGA & Gurgel CFD. Anisogamous biflagellate male and female gametes were produced monoeciously and copulated with each other. This is the first time such a Liberation tubes (arrows) on a rhizome. Culture Methods and Growth Measurements, Chemical and Biological Characteristics of Coral reefs at micro-nano scales, United states is top market for Chinese silks, Relations of fabric strength both to clast size and clast shape in periglacial slope deposits, Global environmental protection of Sumitomo Metals. Hasil penelitian menunjukkan total delapan spesies Caulerpa diidentifikasi di komunitas Caulerpa dangkal di Solong-on, Siquijor. resulting in the formation of creeping, filamentous, protonema-like plants. Azimuths and, In the Kyoto meeting on climate change so called COP3, they agreed to the green house gas reduction target of Japan and other developed countries from 1990 by 2010. More studies are necessary to understand better the ecology (invasiveness, the functional role of its microbiome) and the biology (reproduction, life cycle, and metabolism) of Caulerpa species, especially for economical species. accounted for US$1.195 billion of gross turnover alongwith United States. Migration study of selected fishes. laetevirens, occidentalis and turbinata were found to represent environmentally induced forms of a single species, for which the earlier‐described C. chemnitzia, previously regarded as a synonym of C. racemosa var. All rights reserved. ABSTRAK Spesies Caulerpa yang tumbuh di perairan dangkal sampai dilaut dalam dianggap sebagai gangguan ekonomi dan penting. turbinata, is reinstated. reduced light). Unique morphological plasticity is observed for several Caulerpa species and provides an added physiological advantage in adaptation to light intensity and temperature changes, as seen for C. racemosa by the variations in form and arrangement of ramuli under different conditions. The first report of a toxic constituent from a seaweed was that of caulerpicin from Caulerpa racemosa by Doty and Aguilar-Santos (1966). A short-cut is described that utilizes a reduced number of preliminary test crosses. Morphological variation of C. racemosa var. Larvae mainly feed by sucking the cell content of green filamentous algae. 5. The toxin accumulated by fish which eat Caulerpa can render them unsuitable for human consumption. Estrada JL, Bautista NS, Dionisio-Sese ML. (2013) ... into herbarium for further morphology comparison. One of the most common approaches to circumvent this challenge is the integration of phenotypic data with information gained from short reference DNA sequences or DNA barcodes. Species discrimination in Caulerpa – a seaweed genus of economic importance – can be difficult because its members are often morphologically variable, occasionally with some morphological overlap between species. The peltate form of C. racemosa occurred in sympatry with C. chemnitzia and could not be distinguished from it by morphology. 4, 500 ~m ; Figs. Distribution of the Japanese edible alga, Caulerpa lentillifera J. Agardh (Chrolophyceae), was determined by field survey during 2005 to 2011, and observations of its morphology and habitat characteristics were included. However, the nuclear behavior in the Codiolum phases is largely unknown, probably because no suitable methods are available. inedit., Codium geppiorum O. Schmidt and Gracilaria ephemera Skelton, South & Millar. into creeping rhizomes and upright axes. have also been included. Caulerpa mexicana: Partings of rhizoids are very closed on the stolon (1cm). Voucher material of all collections has been deposited in SUVA-A, with duplicates to be deposited in BISH. Caulerpa taxifolia has been accidentally released from an aquarium, Caulerpa racemosa is considered to have migrated from the Red Sea through the Suez Canal on ships' hulls or in ballast water (3Meinesz A., 2003). Sixty-two of the records are additions to the Samoan flora, bringing the total known macro-algal flora for the entire Samoan Archipelago to 360 species and subspecific taxa. racemosa var. It appears, moreover, thatC. taxifolia, Caulerpa sertularioides, Caulerpa mexicana, Caulerpa ashmeadii, Caulerpa scalpelliformis, Caulerpa racemosa (and all varieties of C. racemosa), Caulerpa cu-pressoides, Caulerpa verticillata, and Caulerpa floridana. The contents of this book are user friendly and provide most reliable baseline data on seaweed biodiversity for monitoring and evaluating the impact of any coastal developmental activities aimed at long term economic gains or environmental changes as a result of global warming and climate change. Lamouroux, Morphological variation of a rapidly spreading native macroalga across a range of spatial scales and its tolerance to sedimentation, DNA-assisted identification of Caulerpa (Caulerpaceae, Chlorophyta) reduces species richness estimates for the Eastern Tropical Pacific, TAXONOMIC INVENTORY OF THE MARINE GREEN ALGAL GENUS CAULERPA (CHLOROPHYTA, BRYOPSIDALES) AT THE UNIVERSITY OF SAN CARLOS (CEBU) HERBARIUM, DNA-assisted diversity assessment of the green algal genus Caulerpa J.V.Lamouroux (Chlorophyta) in Thailand, DNA barcodes of Caulerpa species (Caulerpaceae, Chlorophyta) from the northern Philippines, Potential suitability of coenocytic green algae as an indicator of the coastal environment in the Kuroshio region, Nuclear behavior and roles indicate that Codiolum phase is a sporophyte in Monostroma angicava (Ulotrichales, Ulvophyceae), The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia district, Culture studies on Caulerpa (Caulerpales, Chlorophyceae) II. Currently, more than 100 species are recognized worldwide. This system appears to be widely adopted among other ulotrichalean algae. A total of 205 species of marine macro-algae is reported for Samoa, with emphasis on the Apia District and vicinity. 7-12, 10 ~m ; Figs. Effects of Light Intensity on the Morphology and Productivity of Caulerpa racemosa (Forsskal) J. Agardh1 RUSSELL D. PETERSON2 Abstract Six varieties and three additional growth forms of Cau/erpa racemosa (Forsskal) J. Ag. racemosa var.laetevirens are ecophenes (ecads) of a single species. Species show a complex external morphology despite having no transverse cell walls. The genus Caulerpa is highly diverse, especially in the Caribbean Sea, the Indo-Malay archipelago and the temperate waters of southern Australia. These plants formed primary shoots which differentiated The following new combinations are made: Hinksia van-bosseae (Setchell & Gardner) Skelton and South (previously Ectocarpus van-bosseae), Antithamnionella simplex (Dawson) Skelton and South (previously Antithamnion simplex), Neosiphonia ferulacea (Suhr ex J. Agardh) Skelton and South (previously Polysiphonia ferulacea Suhr ex J. Agardh), Neosiphonia howei (Hollenberg in W.R. Taylor) South and Skelton (previously Polysiphonia howei Hollenberg in W.R. Taylor), and Neosiphonia polyphysa (Kutzing) South and Skelton (previously Polysiphonia polyphysa Kutzing. Male gamete. cylindracea, is an invasive A large collection of pressed materials belonging to the marine green algal genus Caulerpa was inventoried. of streams of the Eastern Himalayas from the state of Arunachal Pradesh, India. During ... M.A. C. racemosa is represented by two distinct morphologies in Thailand; a typical C. racemosa morphology (with vesiculate ramuli) and a C. chemnitzia-like morphology (with peltate ramuli). Caulerpa racemosa (Forsskal) J. Agardh is a green seaweed used as food and folk medicine since ancient times in the Indo-Pacific region, particularly in southeast Asia. The method was used successfully with the colonial green flagellate, Pandorina morum Bory de St. Vincent, to identify a new pair of milling types (syngen). Male gamete (single arrowhead), female gametes (double arrowheads) and planozygotes (arrows). corynephora (Montagne) Weber-van Bosse) and C. ashmeadii Harvey from mangrove channels on the Thai Andaman Sea coast, Thus, the occurrence of this species in Antalya harbour should be considered temporary, not as an indication of the expansion of the distribution area of this lessepian species in the Mediterranean Sea. 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