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Ulva profunda W.R.Taylor

Publication details
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, [1]- 219, 3 figs, 7 tables, 37 plates.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), deep, from a great depth (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
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).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ulva profunda W.R.Taylor)
North America: Florida (Taylor 1928, Taylor 1960).

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

Africa: Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

South-west Asia: India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Sahoo et al. 2001, Gupta 2012, Rao & Gupta 2015).

Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

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