Rhipiliopsis peltata (J. ) A. & E.
Rhipiliopsis peltata (J.Agardh) A.Gepp & E.Gepp Map Reef, near Yanchep, Western Australia.
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Rhipiliopsis peltata (J.Agardh) A.Gepp & E.Gepp 1911: 45
Published in: Gepp, A. & Gepp, E.S. (1911). The Codiaceae of the Siboga Expedition including a monograph of Flabellarieae and Udoteae Siboga-Expeditie Monographie LXII. pp. 1-150, 22 pls. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Rhipiliopsis.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Udotea peltata J.Agardh
Type locality: Port Phillip Heads, Victoria, Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 883). Type: LD, Herb. Agardh 15800 (Womersley 1984: 248).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), target-shaped.
Udotea peltata J.Agardh 1887
This is a marine species.
Created: 25 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 23 September 2004 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 16 July 2019.