Ulva decorticata Woodward
Codium decorticatum (Woodward) M.Howe recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Detalle de las ramas. Foto: Ángel Moreira.
Ulva decorticata Woodward 1797: 55
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 Codium decorticatum (Woodward) M.Howe
Origin of species name
(Latin), deprived of bark, lacking a covering (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Mediterranean Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 852).
Source of current name
Howe, M.A. (1911). Phycological studies - V. Some marine algae of Lower California, Mexico. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 38: 489-514, 1 fig., pls 27-34.
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: 23 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 February 2012 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 26 September 2018.