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Udotea geppiorum Yamada 1930

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Udoteaceae
Genus Udotea

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Udotea geppiorum Yamada
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Udotea geppiorum Yamada
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Udotea geppiorum Yamada
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep. 15 Dec 2004. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Udotea geppiorum Yamada
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep. 14 Nov 2002. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Udotea geppiorum Yamada
Mbweni, Zanzibar; on mud in lower intertidal on sheltered back-reef. 05 Apr 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Udotea geppiorum Yamada Mbweni, Zanzibar; on mud in lower intertidal on sheltered back-reef
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Udotea geppiorum Yamada 1930: 141, figs 1-3 (as 'geppii' )

Published in: Yamada, Y. (1930). Une nouvelle esp├Ęce d'Udotea du Pacifique: Udotea geppii sp. nov. Revue Algologique 5: 139-142, 3 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Udotea is Corallina flabellum J.Ellis & Solander.

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

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

Nomenclatural notes
The epithet, which commerates the Gepp husband and wife ("...dédier à M. et Mme Gepp...") has been corrected (ICN Art. 60) from the original genitive singular to the genitive plural.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Palao, Caroline Islands Notes: Caroline Islands; Tonga (INA).

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Key references
Sauvage, T., Ballantine, D.L., Peyton, K.A., Wade, R.M., Sherwood, A.R., Keeley, S. & Smith, C. (2019). Molecular confirmation and morphological reassessment of Udotea geppiorum (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) with ecological observations of mesophotic meadows in the Main Hawaiian Islands. European Journal of Phycology 54: [1-12], 12 figs.

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Verified by: 12 May 2020 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Sauvage, T., Ballantine, D.L., Peyton, K.A., Wade, R.M., Sherwood, A.R., Keeley, S. & Smith, C. (2019). Molecular confirmation and morphological reassessment of Udotea geppiorum (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) with ecological observations of mesophotic meadows in the Main Hawaiian Islands. European Journal of Phycology 54: [1-12], 12 figs.

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