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Ulva polyclada Kraft

Publication details
Ulva polyclada Kraft 2007: 43, 319, figs 17A-G

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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Enteromorpha multiramosa Bliding 1960
Ulva multiramosa Taskin 2012

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Sylphs Hole, Lord Howe Island, Australia (Kraft 2007: 43, 319). Holotype: G.T. Kraft & C. O'Brien; 28 Sept. 1976; on rope securing marker buoy, 2-5 m depth. MELU LHI-9844a (de Guimarens & Coutinho 1996: 43).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Enteromorpha multiramosa Bliding)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Giaccone 1978, Gallardo et al. 1993), Balearic Islands (Ribera Siguán 1983, Ribera Siguán & Gómez Garreta 1985, Gallardo et al. 1993), Corsica (Gallardo et al. 1993), France (Gallardo et al. 1993, Anon. 2017), Greece (Athanasiadis 1987, Gallardo et al. 1993), Italy (Gallardo et al. 1993, Furnari, Cormaci & Serio 1999, Rindi, Sartoni & Cinelli 2002), Spain (Gallardo et al. 1985, Soto & Conde 1989, Gallardo et al. 1993, Flores-Moya et al. 1995, Rodríguez-Prieto & Polo, L. 1996), Veneto (Sfriso 2011).

Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Haroun et al. 2002, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, John et al. 2004, Anon. 2011), Salvage Islands (Parente et al. 2000, John et al. 2004).

Caribbean Islands: Martinique (Rodríguez-Prieto, Michanek & Ivon 1999).

South America: Brazil (Oliveira Filho 1977, Villaca et al. 2010).

Africa: Morocco (Gallardo et al. 1993, Benhissoune, Boudouresque & Verlaque 2001), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

South-west Asia: Iraq (Maulood et al. 2013).

Asia: Korea (Lee & Kang 2001, Lee 2008).

Australia and New Zealand: Lord Howe Island (Millar & Kraft 1994, Kraft 2000), Papua New Guinea (Coppejans et al. 2001).

Pacific Islands: Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996, South & Skelton 2003).

(as Ulva polyclada Kraft)
Europe: France (Anon. 2017), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo et al. 2016).

Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Afonso-Carrillo 2014).

Caribbean Islands: Martinique (Delnatte & Wynne 2016).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

Africa: Morocco (Moussa et al. 2018), Spanish North Africa (González García, Paredes Ruiz & Enrique Mirón 2017).

Australia and New Zealand: Lord Howe Island (Kraft 2007).

(as Ulva multiramosa Taskin)
Europe: Greece (Tsiamis et al. ), Turkey (Europe) (Taskin 2012).

Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.

Created: 29 August 2007 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 February 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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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 18 January 2019.

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