Acetabularia major G. 1866
Acetabularia major G.Martens 1866: 25, pl. IV: fig. 3
Published in: Martens, G. von (1868 '1866'). Die Tange. Die Preussische Expedition nach Ost-Asien. Nach amtlichen Quellen. Botanischer Theil. pp. 1-152, pls I-VII. Berlin: Verlag de Königlichen Geheimen Ober-Hofbuchdruckerei (R.Y. Decker).
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Simaharadscha" (Ban Si Racha?), Thailand (Silva & al. 1996: 892).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), great.
Acetabularia crenulata var. major Sonder 1871
Acetabularia denudata Zanardini 1878
Acetabularia gigas Solms-Laubach 1895
Acetabularia major var. gigas (Solms-Laubach) Valet 1969
This is a marine species.
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Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
Trono, G.C., Jr (1997). Field guide and atlas of the seaweed resourves of the Philippines. pp. [i]-xx.-306, 168 figs. Makati City, The Philippines: Bookmark, Inc..
Zemke-White, W.L. & Ohno, M. (1999). World seaweed utilisation: an end-of-century summary. Journal of Applied Phycology 11: 369-376.
Created: 22 July 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 March 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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Schweiger, H.G., Berger, S., Kloppstech, K., Apel, K. & Schweiger, M. (1974). Some fine structures and biochemical features of Acetabularia major (Chlorophyta, Dasycladaceae) grown in the laboratory. Phycologia 13: 11-20, 17 figs, 5 tables.
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