Ulva tanneri H.S.Hayden & J.R.Waaland
Ulva tanneri H.S.Hayden & J.R.Waaland in Hayden e al. 2003: 285
Published in: 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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Chloropelta caespitosa Tanner 1980
New name for Chloropelta caespitosa Tanner, q.v. Chloropelta and Ulva are not distinguishable generically (Heyden et al. 2003) and Ulva caespitosa is already occupied (the basionym for Catenella caespitosa, q.v.).
This is a marine species.
see Chloropelta caespitosa C.E. Tanner
Asia: Japan (Yoshida 1998).
Pacific Islands: Hawaiian Islands (Huisman, Abbott & Smith 2007).
Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Kraft et al. 2010).
Hayden, H.S. & Waaland, J.R. (2004). A molecular systematic study of Ulva (Ulvaceae, Ulvales) from the northeast Pacific. Phycologia 43: 364-382.
Kraft, L.G.K., Kraft, G.T. & Waller, R.F. (2010). Investigations into southern Australian Ulva (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) taxonomy and molecular phylogeny indicate both cosmopolitanism and endemic cryptic species. Journal of Phycology 46(6): 1257-1277.
Matsumoto, K. & Shimada, S. (2015). Systematics of green algae resembling Ulva conglobata, with a description of Ulva adhaerens sp. nov. (Ulvales, Ulvophyceae). European Journal of Phycology 50(1): 100-111.
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