Rhipilia sinuosa Gilbert
Rhipilia sinuosa Gilbert Peltate plant. Palau Islands, West Pacific
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Rhipilia sinuosa Gilbert 1978: 311, figs 1-3
Published in: Gilbert, W.J. (1978). Rhipilia sinuosa sp. nov. (Chlorophyta, Siphonales) from Micronesia. Phycologia 17: 311-313, 4 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very sinuate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Guam (Millar & Kraft 2001: 29). Holotype: US RT2614 (Millar & Kraft 2001: 29). Notes: Isotype: Guam.
Millar, A.J.K. & Kraft, G.T. (2001). Monograph of the green macroalgal genus Rhipilia (Udoteaceae, Halimedales), with a description of R. crassa sp. nov. from Australia and the Philippines. Phycologia 40: 21-34.
Created: 14 March 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 October 2010 by Wendy Guiry
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Gilbert, W.J. (1978). Rhipilia sinuosa sp. nov. (Chlorophyta, Siphonales) from Micronesia. Phycologia 17: 311-313, 4 figs.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 February 2020.