Ulva flexuosa subsp. linziformis ( ) Ballesteros, nom. inval.
Ulva flexuosa subsp. linziformis (Bliding) Ballesteros 2010, nom. inval.
Published in: Ballesteros, E. (2010). Seaweeds and seagrasses. In: Coll, M. et al. The biodiversity of the Mediterranean Sea: estimates, eatterns, and threats. Plos ONE 5(8): 92-139.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva flexuosa var. linziformis Alongi, Cormaci & Furnari
Enteromorpha linziformis Bliding
Syntype localities: Concarneau, Finistère, France, Split, Croatia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 732).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), zigzag, bent alternately in opposite directions (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: basionym invalid. - (2 Aug 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ulva flexuosa subsp. linziformis (Bliding) Ballesteros)
Europe: Greece (Christia et al. 2011).
Asia: Japan (Ogawa et al. 2013 ).
Source of current name
Alongi, A., Cormaci, M. & Furnari, G. (2014). A nomenclatural reassessment of some of Blidings Ulvaceae. Webbia: Journal of Plant Taxonomy and Geography 69(1): 89-96, 8 figs.
Christia, C., Tziortzis, I., Fyttis, G., Kashta, L. & Papastergiadou, E. (2011). A survey of the benthic aquatic flora in transitional water systems of Greece and Cyprus (Mediterranean Sea). Botanica marina 54(2): 169-178.
Ogawa, T., Ohki, K. & Kamiya, M. (2013). Differences of spatial distribution and seasonal succession among Ulva species (Ulvophyceae) across salinity gradients. Phycolgia 52(6): 637-651.
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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 17 October 2018.