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Ulva trichophylla Kützing

Publication details
Ulva trichophylla Kützing 1847: 54

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1847). Diagnosen und Bemerkungen zu neuen oder kritischen Algen. Botanische Zeitung 5: 1-5, 22-25, 33-38, 52-55, 164-167, 177-180, 193-198, 219-223.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with leaves divided into hair-like segments.

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

Taxonomic notes
Described from the Adriatic Sea, this entity was described as a "parasite" of Polysiphonia by Kützing. Cormaci, Furnari & Alongi (2014: 114) consider this a taxon inquirendum. - (1 Jul 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.

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