Apona Adanson, 1763: 2, 519
Original publication:Adanson, M. (1763). Familles des plantes. II. Partie [Vol. 2]. pp. [1-24], [i-iii], -640. Paris: Chez Vincent, Imprimeur-Librarie de Mgr le Comte de Provence, rue S. Servin.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Lemanea.
Adanson cites only "Conferva nodosa Dill.", a pre-Linnaean name. This is a rejected name in favour of Lemanea Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1808, nom. cons. - (14 Jun 2013) - M.D. Guiry
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There are 12 species (and infraspecific) names in the database at present, of which 1 has been flagged as currently accepted taxonomically.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is currently accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
Apona australis (Sonder) Kuntze S
Apona azorica (Meneghini) Kuntze S
Apona barbata (Ardissone) Kuntze P
Apona californica (J.Agardh) Kuntze S
Apona ciliata (Ellis) Kuntze P
Apona cliftoniana (J.Agardh) Kuntze S
Apona codicola (J.Agardh) Kuntze S
Apona diaphana (Lightfoot) Kuntze P
Apona elegans (Roth) Kuntze P
Apona hooperi S
Apona isogona (Harvey) Kuntze S
Apona polyceras (Kützing) Kuntze C
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=43932
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:120339