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Zonaria flava C.Agardh 1817

Publication details
Zonaria flava C.Agardh 1817: xx

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, [1]-135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
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Publication date: Mai-Dec 1817 (p. vii: i Mai 1817)

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Zonaria.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Zonaria tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Montagne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), yellow.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Zonaria flava C.Agardh)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Price, John & Lawson 1978, Nizamuddin 1981), Madeira (Nizamuddin 1981).

Europe: Greece (Nizamuddin 1981), Italy (Nizamuddin 1981, Nizamuddin 1981), Spain (Pérez-Ruzafa & Honrubia 1984).

South America: Brazil (Taylor 1931).

Africa: Algeria (Nizamuddin 1981), Libya (Nizamuddin 1981), Morocco (Nizamuddin 1981), Tunisia (Nizamuddin 1981).

Middle East: Egypt (Aleem 1993).

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

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Nizamuddin, M. (1981). Contribution to the marine algae of Libya Dictyotales. Bibliotheca Phycologica 54: 1-122, pls I-XXXIX, 1 map.

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