Valonia aegagropila f. confervacea ( )
Valonia aegagropila f. confervacea (Zanardini) Kuckuck 1907: 180
Published in: Kuckuck, P. (1907). Anhandlung über Meeresalgen. 1. Über den Bau und die Fortpflanzung von Halicystis Areschoug und Valonia Ginnani. Botanische Zeitung 65(Abt. 1): 139-185, 25 figs, Plates III, IV.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Valonia aegagropila C.Agardh
Valonia confervacea Zanardini
Type locality: Sicilia [Sicily, Italy] - Paroli (Zanardini 1861: 119).
Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), a ball of hair or a concretion found in the stomach of the goat and other ruminants.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 July 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 April 2019.