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Zonaria tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Montagne 1846

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Dictyotophycidae
Order Dictyotales
Family Dictyotaceae
Tribe Zonarieae
Genus Zonaria


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Zonaria tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Montagne
Grenada, Spain. 17 Mar 2021. M. Altamirano. © Maria Altamirano Jeschke .

Zonaria tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Montagne
Granada, Spain. 17 Mar 2021. M. Altamirano. © Maria Altamirano Jeschke .

Zonaria tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Montagne
Cabo de Palos, Murcia, Spain. 29 Aug 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Zonaria tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Montagne
subtidal, South of Portugal, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Zonaria tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Montagne
subtidal, South of Portugal, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Zonaria tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Montagne
South Africa. 09 Dec 2011. Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za). © Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za).

Zonaria tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Montagne
Madeira. Peter Wirtz. © Peter Wirtz (peterwirtz2004@yahoo.com ).


Callithamnion luxurians J.Agardh ex Kützing

Zonaria tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Montagne subtidal, South of Portugal, 2007
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Zonaria tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Montagne 1846: 32

Published in: Montagne, [J.F.]C. (1846). Flore d'Algérie. Ordo I. Phyceae Fries. In: Exploration scientifique de l'Algérie pendant les années 1840, 1841, 1842...Sciences physiques. Botanique. Cryptogamie. (Durieu De Maisonneuve, M.C. Eds) Vol. 1, pp. 1-197. Paris: Imprimerie Royale, publiée par ordre du Gouvernement et avec le concours d'une Commission Académique.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Zonaria is Zonaria flava C.Agardh.

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

Fucus tournefortii J.V.Lamouroux

Type information
Syntype localities: Corsica; southern France; Italy (Silva & al. 1996: 615).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus tournefortii J.V.Lamouroux 1805
Dictyota tournefortii (J.V.Lamouroux) Poiret 1812
Padina tournefortii (J.V.Lamourux) Bory 1827
Padina tournefortii (J.V.Lamourux) Bory 1827

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Dictyota tournefortiana Lamouroux 1809
Zonaria flava C.Agardh 1817
Padina flava (C.Agardh) Greville 1830
Zonaria flava var. angusta Suhr 1840

Taxonomic notes
John et al. (2004) cite Padina tournefortii J.V. Lamour., Phycopteris tournefortii Kütz. and Stypopodium flavum (C. Agardh) Kütz. as synonyms of this species.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Ballantine, D.L., Ruíz, H. & Norris, J.N. (2015). Notes on the benthic marine algae of Puerto Rico, XI: new records including new Meredithia (Kallymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) species. Botanica Marina 58(5): 355-365.

Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., Catra, M., Alongi, G. & Giaccone, G. (2012). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Phaeophyceae. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 45: 1-508.

Ribero Siguan, M.A., Gomez Garreta, A., Salvador Soler, N. Rull Lluch, J. & Kapraun, D.F. (2011). Nuclear content estimates suggest a synapomorphy between Dictyota and six genera of the Dictyotales (Phaeophyceae). Cryptogamie Algologie 32(2): 205-219.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Sfriso, A. (2011). Ochrophyta (Phaeophyceae e Xanthophyceae). Ambiente di transizione italiani e litorali adiacenti. pp. [1]-234, pls 1-51. Bologna: Arpa Emilia-Romagna.

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Barceló, M.C., Gómez Garreta, A., Ribera, M.A. & Rull Lluch, J. (1998). Mapas de distribución de algas marinas de la Península Ibérica e Islas Baleares. XI. Lobophora variegata (Lamour.) Womersley, Padina pavonica (L.) Thivy y Zonaria tournefortii (Lamour.) Mont. (Dictyotales, Fucophyceae). Bot. Complutensis 22: 179-186.
Gaillard, J. (1972). L'iridescence chez deux Dictyotales, Dictyota dichotoma (Huds.) Lamouroux et Zonaria tournefortii (Lamour.) Montagne. Cytologie des cellules iridescentes. Botaniste 55: 71-79.
Montañés, M.A., Reyes, J. & Sansón, M. (2003). La comunidad de epífitos de Zonaria tournefortii en el norte de Tenerife (Islas Canarias): análisis florístico y comentarios sobre su epifauna. Vieraea 31: 121-132.
Montañés, M.Á., Sansón, M. & Reyes, J. (2002). Morfología, anatomía y distribución de Zonaria tournefortii en las islas Canarias (Phaeophyceae, Dictyotales). Vieraea 30: 67-86.
Montañés, M.A., Sansón, M. & Reyes, J. (2004). Análisis de los desprendimientos de Zonaria tournefortii en el Norte de Tenerife: densidad, longitud, cobertura y biomasa de las diferentes fases de su ciclo de vida (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta). Vieraea 32: 151-165.
Montanes, M.A., Sanson, M. & Reyes, J. (2006). Vegetative and reproductive phenology of Zonaria tournefortii (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) in sublittoral populations off the Canary Islands. Botanica Marina 49: 406-416.

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