Ulva atomaria Woodward
Taonia atomaria (Woodward) J.Agardh upper subtidal, Islas Cíes, Galicia, Spain, 2012
© Ignacio Bárbara (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Ulva atomaria Woodward 1797: 53
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Taonia atomaria (Woodward) J.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sprinkled with minute dots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Yarmouth, Norfolk, England (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 612). Type: Wigg; (Silva 1996-to date
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.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 22 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 April 2013 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1206 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=12924
Cite this record as:
Wendy 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 16 July 2019.