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Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh

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

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Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh
en su hábitat natural, en la zona Habana- Matanzas, en oquedades de un arrecife. Foto: Ángel Fernández.

Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh
Old plant covered with various epiphytes. Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 4 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh
Hawaii. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh
Scott Reef, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh
Bonaire, Caribbean. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh
Marsha Shagra, Red Sea. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh
Ventricaria ventricosa Cakaulevu Reef Plants. 08 Dec 2004. Peter Skelton. © ORDA and Peter Skelton (skeltonp@bigpond.net.au) and Peter Skelton (skeltonp@bigpond.net.au).

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Actinococcus latior F.Schmitz

Ventricaria ventricosa (J.Agardh) J.L.Olsen & J.A.West Marsha Shagra, Red Sea
© Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net)

Publication details
Valonia ventricosa J.Agardh 1887: 96

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1887). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Femte afdelningen.). Acta Universitatis Lundensis 23(2): 1-174, 5 plates.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Valonia is Valonia aegagropila C.Agardh.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen, especially on one side (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ventricaria ventricosa (J.Agardh) J.L.Olsen & J.A.West 1988

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Lectotype locality: Guadeloupe, West Indies (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 800). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Olsen & J. West (1988: 104) for more information on the lectotype locality of this species.

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Key references
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.

Huisman, J.M. & Leliaert, F. (2015). Cladophorales. In: Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 32-67. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]

Titlyanova, T.V., Titlyanov, E.A., Xia, B. & Bartsch, I. (2012). New records of benthic marine green algae (Chlorophyta) for the island of Hainan (China). Nova Hedwigia 94: 441-470.

Created: 24 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Hori, T. & Enomoto, S. (1978). Electron microscope observations on the nuclear division in Valonia ventricosa (Chlorophyceae, Siphonocladales). Phycologia 17: 133-142.
Olsen, J.L. & West, J.A. (1988). Ventricaria (Siphonocladales-Cladophorales complex, Chlorophyta), a new genus for Valonia ventricosa. Phycologia 27: 103-108, 14 figs, 3 tables.
Shirira-Ishikawa, I. (1987). Cytoskeleton in cell morphogenesis of the coenocytic green alga Valonia ventricosa I. Two microtubules systems and their roles in positioning of chloroplasts and nuclei. Japanese Journal of Phycology 35: 251-258.
Tepfer, M. & Cleland, R.E. (1979). A comparison of acid-induced cell wall loosening in Valonia ventricosa and in oat coleoptiles. Plant Physiology 63: 898-902.

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