Enteromorpha radiata J.
Enteromorpha radiata J.Agardh 1883: 156
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1883). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Tredje afdelningen.). Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 19(2): 1-177, IV pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva radiata (J.Agardh) H.S.Hayden, Blomster, Maggs, P.C.Silva, Stanhope & Waaland
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), radiate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Arctic Norway (Hayden et al. 2003: 290). Lectotype: Berggren; LD 14233 (Hayden et al. 2003: 290).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Enteromorpha radiata J.Agardh)
Europe: France (Coppejans & Kling 1995, Dizerbo & Herpe 2007, Anon. 2017), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996), Netherlands (Stegenga et al. 1997), Spain (Ballesteros 1984).
Source of current name
Hayden, H.S., Blomster, J., Maggs, C.A., Silva, P.C., Stanhope, M.J. & Waaland, J.R. (2003). Linnaeus was right all along: Ulva and Enteromorpha are not distinct genera. European Journal of Phycology 38(3): 277-294.
Burrows, E.M. (1991). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 2. Chlorophyta. pp. [i]-xi, -238, 60 figs, 9 pls. London: Natural History Museum Publications.
Created: 07 September 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 February 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 August 2019.