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Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harvey) Iyengar

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Cladophorales
Family Siphonocladaceae
Genus Pseudovalonia

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Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harvey) Iyengar
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harvey) Iyengar
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harvey) Iyengar
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harvey) Iyengar
Nth Turtle Island, off Port Hedland, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harvey) Iyengar
Tanzania. Eurico Oliveira. © Eurico Oliveira (euricodo@usp.br).

Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harvey) Iyengar
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harvey) Iyengar
Barrow Island, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harvey) Iyengar

 

Ectocarpus sphaerophorus Carmichael

Boergesenia forbesii (Harvey) Feldmann Nth Turtle Island, off Port Hedland, Western Australia

Publication details
Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harvey) Iyengar 1938: 191-194, figs. 1-4

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pseudovalonia.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Boergesenia forbesii (Harvey) Feldmann

Basionym
Valonia forbesii Harvey

Type information
Syntype localities: "Loo Choo Islands. (Also Ceylon.)" [Ryukyu-retto, Japan; Sri Lanka] (Harvey 1860: 333). Type: C. Wright; TCD (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 57). Notes: Syntype localities: Ryukyu-retto, Japan; Sri Lanka (Silva et al 1996). Kotosho (Hung-t'ou), Taiwan; Harv. Alg. Ceylon Exsicc. no. 95, TCD.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Created: 08 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 17 June 2010 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Iyengar, M.O.P. (1938). A note on two interesting South Indian marine algae; Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harv.) Iyengar comb. nov. and Pseudobryopsis pambanensis sp. nov. In: Proceedings of the Twenty-fifth Indian Science Congress, Calcutta, 1938. Part III. Abstracts. ( Eds), pp. 132-133. Calcutta:
Iyengar, M.O.P. (1938). On the structure and life-history of Pseudovalonia forbesii (Harvey) Iyengar (Valonia forbesii Harv.). (Preliminary note). Journal of the Indian Botanical Society 17: 191-194, 4 figs.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 July 2018.

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