Ulva papillosa , nom. illeg.
Ulva papillosa Linnaeus 1771: 311, nom. illeg.
Published in: Linnaeus, C. (1771). Mantissa plantarum altera Generum editionis VI., & Specierum editionis II. pp. [i-vi],  - 587 [588 = Addenda]. Holmiae [Stockholm]: impensis direct. Laurentii Salvii.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Eucheuma denticulatum (N.L.Burman) Collins & Hervey
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), papillate, covered with papillae (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted replacement name for Fucus muricatus S.G. Gmelin (Gmelin 1768: 111); Ulva papillosa is thus automatically typificed by the type of Fucus muricatus. - (30 Mar 2012) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Spencer, M.A., Irvine, L.M. & Jarvis, C.E. (2009). Typification of Linnaean names relevant to algal nomenclature. Taxon 58: 237-260.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 March 2012 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 24 March 2019.