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Ulva stellata Wulfen

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Ulvales
Family Ulvaceae
Genus Ulva

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Ulva stellata Wulfen
Calnegre, Murcia, Spain. 08 Dec 2011. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Ulva stellata Wulfen
Sant Antioco, Sardinia, Italy. 08 Sep 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Ulva stellata Wulfen
Selce, northern Croatia. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Ulva stellata Wulfen
Tanzania; detail of margin. Eurico Oliveira. © Eurico Oliveira (euricodo@usp.br).

Ulva stellata Wulfen
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Ulva stellata Wulfen
Hideaway Island, Vanuatu; -8m on a vertical reef wall. 20 Jun 2005. Kyatt Dixon (kyattdixon@gmail.com). © Kyatt Dixon (kyattdixon@gmail.com).

Ulva stellata Wulfen
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler & M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon. Purchase information. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Ulva stellata Wulfen
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler & M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon. Purchase information. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Ulva stellata Wulfen
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler & M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon. Purchase information.

 

Sphacelaria bornetii Hariot

Anadyomene stellata (Wulfen) C.Agardh Tanzania
© Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se)

Publication details
Ulva stellata Wulfen in Jacquin 1787: 351, species CXXXIV

Published in: Jacquin, N.J. (1787 '1786'). Collectanea ad botanicam, chemiam, et historiam naturalem spectantia, cum figuris Vol. I. pp. [1]-386, pls 1-22. Vindobonae [Vienna]: ex officina Wappleriana.

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Anadyomene stellata (Wulfen) C.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), stellate, with narrow divisions radiating from the center like the rays of a star (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Adriatic Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 755). Type: BM (Littler & Littler 1991: 112).

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Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1823). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [vii-viii], [399]-531. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.

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M.D. 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 22 September 2018.

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