Enteromorpha marginata J.
Enteromorpha marginata J.Agardh 1842: 16
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Blidingia marginata (J.Agardh) P.J.L.Dangeard ex Bliding
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), margined (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine/freshwater species.
Type locality: "Ad Nizzam" (Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France) (Agardh 1842: 16). Lectotype: LD, Herb. Agardh 14161 (Womersley 1984: 150).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Africa: Morocco (Dangeard 1949).
Asia: Japan (Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990).
Source of current name
Bliding, C. (1963). A critical survey of European taxa in Ulvales. Part I. Capsosiphon, Percursaria, Blidingia, Enteromorpha. Opera Botanica 8(3): 1-160, 92 figs.
Scagel, R.F. (1957). An annotated list of the marine algae of British Columbia and northern Washington (including keys to genera). Bulletin, National Museum of Canada 150: [i]-vi, 1-289.
Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Dangeard, P.[J.L.] (1958). La reproduction et le développement de l'Enteromorpha marginata Ag. et le rattachement de cette espéce au genre Blidingia. Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences. Paris. 246: 347-351, figs A-K.
Feldmann, J. & Feldmann, G. (1941). Influence de la vie en eau douce sur la morphologie et la cytologie de l'Enteromorpha marginata J. Ag.. Bulletin de la Société d'’Histoire Naturelle de l’Afrique du Nord 32: 289-292.
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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 15 February 2019.