Ulva howensis (A.H.S. )
Ulva howensis (A.H.S.Lucas) Kraft 2007: 37, 319, fig. 14 A-I
Published in: Kraft, G.T. (2007). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 1. Green algae. pp. [i-iv], v-vi, 1-347, 110 text-figs; 11 pls. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Enteromorpha howensis A.H.S.Lucas
Type locality: Neds Beach, Lord Howe Island. (Lucas 1935: 319). Type: June 1933; NSW A3713 (Kraft 2000: 523).
Enteromorpha howensis A.H.S.Lucas 1935
100% rbcL match to newly described U. proliferoides of Kraft et al. (2010). These likely represent a single species for which the older name, U. howensis, is applied (Kirkendale et al. 2013). - (15 May 2013) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
(as Ulva howensis (A.H.S.Lucas) Kraft)
Australia and New Zealand: Lord Howe Island (Kraft 2007), New South Wales (Kirkendale et al. 2013), South Australia (Kirkendale et al. 2013), Western Australia (Kirkendale et al. 2013).
Kirkendale, L., Saunders, G.W. & Winberg, P. (2013). A molecular survey of Ulva (Chlorophyta) in temperate Australia reveals enhanced levels of cosmopolitanism. Journal of Phycology 49(1): 69-81.
Created: 29 August 2007 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 May 2013 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2018.