Tubularia acetabulum ( )
Tubularia acetabulum (Linnaeus) Linnaeus 1767: 1303
Original publication: Linnaeus, C. (1767). Systema naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus & differentiis. Tomus II. Editio duodecima, reformata. pp. 533-1327  [+ 1-36]. Homiae [Stockholm]: impensis direct. Laurentii Salvii.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Tubularia is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Acetabularia acetabulum (Linnaeus) P.C.Silva
Madrepora acetabulum Linnaeus
Syntype localities: in O. Europæo, Americano [European and American Seas] (Linnaeus 1758: 793). Type: LINN?
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), saucer.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of synonymy
Berger, S., Fettweiss, U., Gleissberg, S., Liddle, L.B., Richter, U., Sawitzky, H. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2003). 18S rDNA phylogeny and evaluation of cap development in Polyphysaceae (formerly Acetabulariaceae; Dasyladales, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 42: 506-561.
Spencer, M.A., Irvine, L.M. & Jarvis, C.E. (2009). Typification of Linnaean names relevant to algal nomenclature. Taxon 58: 237-260.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Tubularia&species=acetabulum
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Tubularia&Species=acetabulum
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 March 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.