Valonia aegagropila var. luxurians & Vatova
Valonia aegagropila var. luxurians Schiffner & Vatova 1938: 172
Published in: Schiffner, V. & Vatova, A. (1938). Le alghe della Laguna di Venezia. Sezione I. Chlorophyceae - Phaeophyceae - Rhodophyceae. (Appendix: Myxophyceae). In: La Laguna di Venezia. (Brunelli, G., Magrini, G., Milani, L. & Orsi, P. Eds) Vol.III, Parte V, Tomo IX, Fascicolo i, pp. -250. Venezia: C. Ferrari.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Valonia aegagropila C.Agardh
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.
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 16 February 2019.