Ulva profunda W.R.Taylor
Ulva profunda W.R.Taylor 1928: 57, pl. 3: figs 2, 3, 16, 17
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1928). The marine algae of Florida with special reference to the Dry Tortugas. Publications of the Carnegie Institution of Washington 379: [i-] v, - 219, 3 figs, 7 tables, 37 plates.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), deep, from a great depth (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Southwest Channel, Florida, U.S.A (Taylor 1928: 57). Holotype: June 1925; Dredged at 64-67.7 m with Kallymenia perforata. (Taylor 1928: 57).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Africa: Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
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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 23 January 2019.