Petalonia debilis (Kützing) Derbès & Solier 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.
This is a marine species.
Created: 26 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 04 December 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 December 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 March 2023