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Enteromorpha ramulosa var. acanthophora (Kützing) V.J.Chapman, nom. inval.

Publication details
Enteromorpha ramulosa var. acanthophora (Kützing) V.J.Chapman 1956: 419, nom. inval.

Published in: Chapman, V.J. (1956). The marine algae of New Zealand. Part I. Myxophyceae and Chlorophyceae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 55: 333-501, 153 figs, Plates 24-50.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Enteromorpha is Enteromorpha intestinalis (Linnaeus) Nees.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva acanthophora (Kützing) Hayden, Blomster, Maggs, P.C.Silva, Stanhope & J.R.Waaland

Basionym
Enteromorpha acanthophora Kützing

Type information
Bay of Islands, New Zealand (Hayden et al. 2003: 288). Type: J.D. Hooker; L 938.19.134 (Hayden et al. 2003: 288).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: place of publication of basionym not correctly cited; cites Kützing 1856, a later usage which refers to the original usage (INA). - (18 Jun 2009) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 18 June 2009 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.

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