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Flabellia petiolata (Turra) Nizamuddin 1987

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Halimedaceae
Genus Flabellia


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Flabellia petiolata (Turra) Nizamuddin
  Granada, Spain. 17 Mar 2021.  M. Altamirano. © Maria Altamirano Jeschke .

Flabellia petiolata (Turra) Nizamuddin
Weymouth Bay, Dorset, England. 30 Oct 2019. Lin Baldock. © Lin Baldock (metacnephia@gmail.com) 2018.

Flabellia petiolata (Turra) Nizamuddin
Weymouth Bay, Dorset, England; Baldock; epiphytised. 30 Oct 2019. Lin Baldock. © Lin Baldock (metacnephia@gmail.com) 2018.

Flabellia petiolata (Turra) Nizamuddin
Weymouth Bay, Dorset, England; filaments from sediment. 30 Oct 2019. Lin Baldock. © Lin Baldock (metacnephia@gmail.com) 2019.

Flabellia petiolata (Turra) Nizamuddin
La Azohía, Murcia, Spain. 10 Jul 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Flabellia petiolata (Turra) Nizamuddin
Selce, northern Croatia. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).


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Flabellia petiolata (Turra) Nizamuddin Selce, northern Croatia
© Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net)

Publication details
Flabellia petiolata (Turra) Nizamuddin 1987: 176

Published in: Nizamuddin, M. (1987). Observations on the genus Flabellia (Caulerpales, Chlorophyta). Nova Hedwigia 44: 175-188, 21 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Flabellia is Conferva flabelliformis Desfontaines.

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

Ulva petiolata Turra

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), petioled.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ulva petiolata Turra 1780
Udotea petiolata (Turra) Børgesen 1925

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Rhipozonium desfontainii (J.V.Lamouroux) Kützing
Flabellaria desfontainii J.V.Lamouroux 1813
Udotea desfontainii (J.V.Lamouroux) Decaisne 1842
Udotea minima Ernst 1904
Flabellaria minima (Ernst) Gepp & E.S.Gepp 1911
Flabellia minima (Ernst) Nizamuddin 1987

Taxonomic notes
John et al. (2004) cite Flabellaria petiolata (Turra) Trev. and Udotea minima Ernst as synonyms of this species.

General environment
This is a marine 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.

Nizamuddin, M. (1991). The green marine algae of Libya. pp. 1-230. Bern: El-Faateh University, Department of Botany.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Serio, D., Alongi, G., Catra, M., Cormaci, M. & Furnari, G. (2006). Changes in the benthic algal flora of Linosa Island (Straits of Sicily, Mediterranean Sea). Botanica Marina 49: 135-144.

Silva, P.C. (1955). The dichotomous species of Codium in Britain. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 34: 565-577, 5 figs, 1 plate.

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Díaz-Tapía, P., Baldock, L. & Maggs, C.A. (2019 '2020'). Discovery of Flabellia petiolata (Halimedaceae, Chlorophyta) in the southern British Isles: A relict population or a new introduction?. Aquatic Botany 160: [1-6], 3 figs.

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