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Ulva curvata (Kützing) De Toni

Publication details
Ulva curvata (Kützing) De Toni 1889: 116

Published in: De Toni, G.B. (1889). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. I. Chlorophyceae. pp. [3]-12, [i]-cxxxix, 1-1315. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

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

Basionym
Phycoseris curvata Kützing

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), curved (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Phycoseris curvata Kützing 1845

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ulva kuckuckiana Schmidt

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ulva curvata (Kützing) De Toni)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Giaccone 1978, Gallardo et al. 1993), Baltic Sea (Nielsen et al. 1995, Kontula & Fürhapter 2012), France (Feldmann & Magne 1964, Gallardo et al. 1993, Dizerbo & Herpe 2007, Anon. 2017), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996), Helgoland (Bartsch & Kuhlenkamp 2000), Italy (Cinelli et al. 1976, Gallardo et al. 1993, Cecere et al. 1996, Furnari, Cormaci & Serio 1999), Netherlands (Stegenga & Mol 1983, Stegenga et al. 1997, Stegenga, Kaaremans & Simons 2007), Portugal (Ardré 1970, Araújo et al. 2009), Spain (Romero Martinengo & Romero Martinengo 1982, Gallardo et al. 1985, Soto & Conde 1989, Gallardo et al. 1993, Flores-Moya et al. 1994, Flores-Moya et al. 1995, Gorostiaga et al., 2004, Bárbara et al. 2005), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo et al. 2016), Turkey (Europe) (Zeybek, Güner & Aysel 1993, Taskin et al. 2008 ), Veneto (Sfriso 2011).

North America: Georgia (Schneider & Searles 1991), North Carolina (NC) (Schneider & Searles 1991), South Carolina (SC) (Schneider & Searles 1991), Virginia (VA) (Humm 1979).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

Africa: Morocco (Gallardo et al. 1993, Benhissoune, Boudouresque & Verlaque 2001, Benhissoune, Boudouresque & Verlaque 2001).

South-west Asia: Turkey (Asia) (Taskin et al. 2008 ).

Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Sfriso, A. (2011). Chlorophyta multicellulari e fanerogame acquatiche. Ambiente di transizione italiani e litorali adiacenti. pp. [1]-318, pls 1-94. Bologna: Arpa Emilia-Romagna.

Created: 07 September 1996 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 21 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Coutinho, R. & Zingmark, R. (1993). Interactions of light and nitrogen on photosynthesis and growth of the marine macroalga Ulva curvata (Kützing) De Toni. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 167: 11-19, 2 figs, 1 table.
Duke, C.S., Litaker, W. & Ramus, J. (1989). Effects of temperature, nitrogen supply, and tissue nitrogen on ammonium uptake rates of the chlorophyte seaweeds Ulva curvata and Codium decorticatum. Journal of Phycology 25: 113-120.
Pérez-Lloréns, J.L., Vergara, J.J., Pino, R.R., Hernández, I., Peralta, G. & Niell, F.X. (1996). The effect of photoacclimation on the photosynthetic physiology of Ulva curvata and Ulva rotundata (Ulvales, Chlorophyta). European Journal of Phycology 31: 349-359, 11 figs, 2 tables.
van den Hoek, C. (1962). Sur la synonymie de trois Ulves d'eau saumâtre: Ulva curvata, U. dangeardii et U. incurvatura. Phycologia 2: 184-186, 2 figs.

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