Madrepora acetabulum Linnaeus 1758
Acetabularia acetabulum (Linnaeus) P.C.Silva
"double caps", Golfo di Policastro, South Italy - 23 June 2023. Luigi Campagna (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Madrepora acetabulum Linnaeus 1758: 793
Published in: Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Tomus I. Editio decima, reformata. Editio decima revisa. Vol. 1 pp. [i-iv], -823. Holmiae [Stockholm]: impensis direct. Laurentii Salvii.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acetabularia acetabulum (Linnaeus) P.C.Silva.
Syntype localities: in O. Europæo, Americano [European and American Seas]; (Linnaeus 1758: 793) Type: LINN?;
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), saucer.
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 30 March 2012
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 30 March 2012. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 December 2023