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Ulva ligulata Woodward

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Ulvales
Family Ulvaceae
Genus Ulva

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Ulva ligulata Woodward
Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Ulva ligulata Woodward
Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Ulva ligulata Woodward
microscope, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2006; surface view. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva ligulata Woodward
microscope, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2006; TS thallus. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva ligulata Woodward
microscope, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2006; TS thallus. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva ligulata Woodward
microscope, TS thallus with cystocarp, Spain, Galicia, Ría de Arosa, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva ligulata Woodward
microscope, Galicia, Spain, 2007; TS thallus. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva ligulata Woodward
microscope, Ría de Vigo, Galicia, Spain; TS thallus. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva ligulata Woodward
with Cruoria rosea, microscope, Ría de Vigo, Galicia, Spain. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Cladophora hutchinsiae var. distans (C.Agardh) Kützing

Halarachnion ligulatum (Woodward) Kützing microscope, Ría de Vigo, Galicia, Spain; TS thallus
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Ulva ligulata Woodward 1797: 54

Published in: Woodward, T.J. (1797). Observations upon the generic character of Ulva, with descriptions of some new species. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 3: 46-58.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halarachnion ligulatum (Woodward) Kützing

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Yarmouth and Cromer, Norfolk, U.K. (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 184). Lectotype: BM-K An undated, unlocalised specimen labelled ‘from Mr Woodward’ selected as provisional lectotype (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 184).

Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 02 January 2010 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 13 November 2018.

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