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Turbinaria tricostata E.S.Barton 1891

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Sargassaceae
Genus Turbinaria


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Turbinaria tricostata E.S.Barton
en su hábitat natural, en la zona Habana-Matanzas, sobre la explanada rocosa del arrecife. Foto: Ángel Fernández..

Turbinaria tricostata E.S.Barton
Bonaire, Caribbean. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).


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Turbinaria tricostata E.S.Barton en su hábitat natural, en la zona Habana-Matanzas, sobre la explanada rocosa del arrecife. Foto: Ángel Fernández.

Publication details
Turbinaria tricostata E.S.Barton 1891: 218, pl. 54: fig 3

Published in: Barton, E.S. (1891). A systematic and structural account of the genus Turbinaria, Lamx. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Second Series, Botany 3: 215-226, pls 54, 55.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Turbinaria is Turbinaria turbinata (Linnaeus) Kuntze.

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

Type information
Syntype localities: "Hab. Ad ins. Guadeloupe, Maze (nos. 190, 208, 396, 705 et 396 in Herb. Mus. Brit.). [No. 396 in Herb. Kew is T. trialata.] This species will be found quoted by these numbers under Turbinaria vulgaris, J. Ag., and under var. decurrens and var. trialata in MM. Maze et Schramm's 'Essai de classification des Algues do la Guadeloupe' pp. 132 & 133. Porto Rico, Herb. Sintenis ! Ad ins. Bahama, Palmer !" (Barton 1891: 218-219). Notes: A lectotype does not appear to have been selected.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Turbinaria costata E.S.Barton

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

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.

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