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.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
(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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Verified by: 01 July 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 24 March 2019.