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Valonia macrophysa Kützing

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Cladophorales
Family Valoniaceae
Genus Valonia

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Valonia macrophysa Kützing
en su hábitat natural, en la zona Habana-Matanzas, sobre un erizo en el seibadal. Foto: Ángel Fernández.

Valonia macrophysa Kützing
Selce, northern Croatia. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Valonia macrophysa Kützing
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Valonia macrophysa Kützing
KwaZulu-Natal. Heroen Verbruggen. © Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com).

 

Halymenia ligulata (Woodward) C.Agardh

Valonia macrophysa Kützing Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Valonia macrophysa Kützing 1843: 307

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Valonia is Valonia aegagropila C.Agardh.

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Valonia uvaria Kützing 1845
Valonia macrophysa f. uvaria (Kützing) Kuckuck 1907

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Lessina [Hvar Island, Croatia] (Kützing 1843: 307). Type: L?

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.

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.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Leliaert, F. & Coppejans, E. (2004). Crystalline cell inclusions: a new diagnostic character in the Cladophorophyceae (Chlorophyta). Phycologia 43: 189-203.

Pedroche, F.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar-Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar-Rosas, R. (2005). Catálogo de las algas marinas bentónicas del Pacífico de México. I. Chlorophycota. pp. i-viii, 17-146. Ensenada, México: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2004). New records and notes on marine benthic algae of American Samoa - Chlorophyta & Phaeophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 25: 291-312.

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.

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Verified by: 29 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Chihara, M. (1954). Studies on the life-history of the green algae in the warm seas around Japan (1): On the life-history of Valonia macrophysa Kütz. Journal of Japanese Botany 28(12): 353-361.
Chihara, M. (1959). Studies on the life history of the green algae in the warm seas around Japan (9). Supplementary note on the life history of Valonia macrophysa Kütz. Japanese Journal of Botany 34(9): 257-266.
Guggino, S. & Gutknecht, J. (1982). Turgor regulation in Valonia macrophysa following osmotic shock. J. Mem. Biol. 67: 155-164.
Hastings, D.F. & Gutknecht, J. (1976). Ionic relations and the regulation of turgor pressure in the marine alga, Valonia macrophysa. J. Membrane Biol. 28: 263-275.
Staves, M.P. & La Claire, J.W., II (1985). Nuclear synchrony in Valonia macrophysa (Chlorophyta): light microscopy and flow cytometry. Journal of Phycology 21: 68-71, 2 figs.
Sugiyama, J., Harada, H., Fujiyoshi, Y. & Uyeda, N. (1985). Lattice images from ultrathin sections of cellulose microfibrils in the cell wall of Valonia macrophysa Kütz.. Planta 166: 161-168.

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