Petalonia debilis (Kützing) Derbès & 1850
Petalonia debilis (Kützing) Derbès & Solier 1850: 266, pl. 32: figs 16-19
Published in: Derbès, [A.A.] & Solier, [A.J.J.] (1850). Sur les organes reproducteurs des algues. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Troisième série 14: 261-282, pls 32-37.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Petalonia.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Petalonia fascia (O.F.Müller) Kuntze
Phyllitis debilis Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), weak.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.
Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1966). Supplement to Smith's marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. [i]-ix [xii], -130, 53 figs. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 26 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Cole, K. & Lin, S.-C. (1970). Plasmalemmasomes in sporelings of the brown alga Petalonia debilis. Canadian Journal of Botany 48: 265-268.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 September 2021.