Valonia verticillata Kützing
Valonia verticillata Kützing 1847: 165
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1847). Diagnosen und Bemerkungen zu neuen oder kritischen Algen. Botanische Zeitung 5: 1-5, 22-25, 33-38, 52-55, 164-167, 177-180, 193-198, 219-223.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ernodesmis verticillata (Kützing) Børgesen
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), verticillate, whorled (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: St. Croix, Virgin Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 800). Holotype: L 937 183 51 (Leliaert & Coppejans 2004: 202).
Source of current name
Børgesen, F. (1912). Some Chlorophyceae from the Danish West Indies. II. Botanisk Tidsskrift 32: 241-273, 17 figs.
Created: 23 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2019.