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Zonaria subarticulata (J.V.Lamouroux) Papenfuss

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Dictyotophycidae
Order Dictyotales
Family Dictyotaceae
Tribe Zonarieae
Genus Zonaria


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Zonaria subarticulata (J.V.Lamouroux) Papenfuss
KwaZulu-Natal. Olivier de Clerck. © Olivier De Clerck (odclerck@gmail.com).


Sargassum bermudense var. pinnatifidum Grunow

Zonaria subarticulata (J.V.Lamouroux) Papenfuss KwaZulu-Natal
© Olivier De Clerck (odclerck@gmail.com)

Publication details
Zonaria subarticulata (J.V.Lamouroux) Papenfuss 1944: 339

Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1944). Notes on algal nomenclature. III. Miscellaneous species of Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Farlowia 1: 337-346.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Zonaria is Zonaria flava C.Agardh.

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

Dictyota subarticulata J.V.Lamouroux

Type information
Lectotype locality: "Ind. Or" (Madagascar) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 614). Lectotype: CN C7F85 (De Clerck 2003: 186). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Papenfuss (1952: 169) for more information on the lectotype locality of this species. De Clerck (2003) also recommends consulting Papenfuss (1952: 168-170) for typification and confusion with D. interrupta.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Dictyota subarticulata J.V.Lamouroux 1809
Padina interrupta (Lamouroux) Bory 1827
Phycopteris interrupta (Lamouroux) Kützing 1849
Orthosorus interruptus (Lamouroux) Trevisan 1849

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Dictyota interrupta J.V.Lamouroux 1813
Zonaria interrupta (J.V.Lamouroux) C.Agardh 1817
Mycinema scandens Suhr 1834
Phycopteris cuneata Kützing 1859
Zonaria cuneata (Kützing) Papenfuss 1944

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996: 614) the name Zonaria lobata,/i> has been misapplied to this species (Barton, 1893: 110, Knysna specimen).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 07 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 21 November 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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Stegenga, H. & Kemperman, T.C.M. (1996). Notes on Ceramiaceae (Rhodophyta) from the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. II. Zonariophila semiendophytica nov. gen., nov. spec., a minute epi/endophyte of Zonaria subarticulata (Lamour.) Papenf. Blumea 41: 125-134.

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