Corallina flabellum J.Ellis & Solander 1786

Udotea flabellum (J.Ellis & Solander) M.Howe

Udotea flabellum (J.Ellis & Solander) M.HoweHeron Island, QueenslandJ.M. Huisman

Publication Details
Corallina flabellum J.Ellis & Solander 1786: 124-125, pl. 24

Published in: Ellis, J. & Solander, D. (1786). The natural history of many curious and uncommon zoophytes, collected from various parts of the globe by the late John Ellis...Systematically arranged and described by the late Daniel Solander, M.D., F.R.S. &c.. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-208, 63 pls. London: Printed for Benjamin White and Son, at Horace's Head, Fleet-Street and Peter Elmsly, in the Strand.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Corallina is Corallina officinalis Linnaeus.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Udotea flabellum (J.Ellis & Solander) M.Howe.

Type Information
Type locality: West Indies; (Silva & al. 1996: 884) Lectotype (1786, pl. 24): (Littler & Littler 1990: 229)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 18 July 2011

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 18 July 2011. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 01 October 2022

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