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Valonia favulosa C.Agardh

Publication details
Valonia favulosa C.Agardh 1823: 432

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1823). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [vii-viii], [399]-531. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyosphaeria cavernosa (Forsskål) Børgesen

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Ravak" (Rauki), Waigeo Island, Moluccas, Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 795).

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Source of current name
Silva, P.C. & Lipkin, Y. (2003). Marine algae published by Savigny in the zoological part of "Description de l'Égypte". Cryptogamie, Algologie 24(4): 371-386, 17 figs.

Key references
Audouin, V. (1826). Explication sommaire des planches de Polyopes de l'Égypte et de la Syrie, publiées par Jules-César Savigny, membre de l'Institute: offerent un exposé des charactères naturels des genres, avec la distinction des espèces.. In: Description de l'Égypte our recueile et des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'expédition de l'armée française, publié par les orderes de sa majesté l'empereur Napoléon le Grand. Histoire naturelle. T. 1 (4). (France (Commission d'Égypte) Eds), pp. 225-244. Paris: Imprimeries Impériales.

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