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Turbinaria triquetra (J.Agardh) Kützing

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Sargassaceae
Genus Turbinaria

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Turbinaria triquetra (J.Agardh) Kützing
Marsa Alam, Egypt. 23 Aug 2010. Annamaria Alabiso c/o Ester Cecere (ester.cecere@iamc.cnr.it). © Annamaria Alabiso c/o Ester Cecere (ester.cecere@iamc.cnr.it).

Turbinaria triquetra (J.Agardh) Kützing
Marsa Alam, Egypt. 23 Aug 2010. Annamaria Alabiso c/o Ester Cecere (ester.cecere@iamc.cnr.it). © Annamaria Alabiso c/o Ester Cecere (ester.cecere@iamc.cnr.it).

Turbinaria triquetra (J.Agardh) Kützing
Marsa Alam, Egypt. 23 Aug 2010. Annamaria Alabiso c/o Ester Cecere (ester.cecere@iamc.cnr.it). © Annamaria Alabiso c/o Ester Cecere (ester.cecere@iamc.cnr.it).

 

Publication details
Turbinaria triquetra (J.Agardh) Kützing 1849: 621

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Turbinaria is Turbinaria turbinata (Linnaeus) Kuntze.

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

Basionym
Turbinaria vulgaris var. triquetra J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Red Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 715). Type: Fontanier; PC (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 52).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having three acute angles.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Turbinaria vulgaris var. triquetra J.Agardh 1848

Habitat notes
At 1.5 m depth, 3m depth; on rock flat, ca. 30 cm below low water; floating in a Sargassum raft (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (16 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Ateweberhan, M., Bruggemann, J.H. & Breeman, A.M. (2006). Seasonal module dynamics of Turbinaria triquetra (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) in the southern Red Sea. Journal of Phycology 42: 990-1001.

Lipkin, Y. & Silva, P.C. (2002). Marine algae and seagrasses of the Dahlak Archipelago, southern Red Sea. Nova Hedwigia 75(1-2): 1-90, 7 figs.

Created: 04 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 16 June 2010 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Ateweberhan, M., Bruggemann, J.H. & Breeman, A.M. (2006). Seasonal module dynamics of Turbinaria triquetra (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) in the southern Red Sea. Journal of Phycology 42: 990-1001.

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