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Turbinaria J.V.Lamouroux, 1825

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Sargassaceae

Holotype species: Turbinaria turbinata (Linnaeus) Kuntze

Original publication and holotype designation: Lam[ourou]x, [J.V.F.] (1825). Fucacées. Fucaceae. Dictionnaire des Sciences Naturelles 7: 66-71.
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Precise date of publicationMarch 1825

Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.

Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Silberfeld, T., Rousseau, F. & Reviers, B. de (2014). An updated classification of brown algae (Ochrophyta, Phaeophyceae). Cryptogamie Algologie 35(2): 117-156.

Numbers of names and species: There are 33 species names in the database at present, as well as 21 infraspecific names. Of the species names, 22 have been flagged as accepted taxonomically on the basis of the listed literature under the species name. In some instances, opinions on taxonomic validity differ from author to author and users are encouraged to form their own opinion. AlgaeBase is a work in progress and should not be regarded as a definitive source only as a guide to the literature..

Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):

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References
Le Lann K., Kervarec N., Payri C., Deslandes E. & Stiger Pouvreau V. (2008). Discrimination of allied species within the genus Turbinaria (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) using HRMAS NMR spectroscopy. Talanta 74: 1079-1083.

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