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Ulva limnetica K.Ichihara & S.Shimada

Publication details
Ulva limnetica K.Ichihara & S.Shimada in K.Ichihara et al. 2009: 96, figs 3-4

Published in: Ichihara, K., Arai, S., Uchimura, M., Fay, E.J., Ebata, H., Hiraoka, M. & Shimada, S. (2009). New species of freshwater Ulva, Ulva limnetica (Ulvales, Ulvophyceae) from the Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Phycological Research 57(2): 94-103.
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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.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Japan: Okinawa Pref., Yonaguni Island (Silva 1996-to date). Type: S. Shimada; SAP 105561 (Silva 1996-to date

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 limnetica K.Ichihara & S.Shimada)
Asia: Japan (Ichihara et al. 2011, Ogawa et al. 2013 ).

Key references
Ichihara, K., Arai, S. & Shimada, S. (2009). cDNA cloning of a lectin-like gene preferentially expressed in freshwatewr from the macroalga Ulva limnetica (Ulvales, Chlorophyta). Phycological Research 57(2): 104-110.

Ichihara, K., Mineur, F. & Shimada, S. (2011). Isolation and temporal expression analysis of freshwater-induced genes in Ulva limnetica (Ulvales, Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 47(3): 584-590.

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.

Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, [1]-288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

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References
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Ichihara, K., Arai, S. & Shimada, S. (2009). cDNA cloning of a lectin-like gene preferentially expressed in freshwatewr from the macroalga Ulva limnetica (Ulvales, Chlorophyta). Phycological Research 57(2): 104-110.
Ichihara, K., Arai, S., Uchimura, M., Fay, E.J., Ebata, H., Hiraoka, M. & Shimada, S. (2009). New species of freshwater Ulva, Ulva limnetica (Ulvales, Ulvophyceae) from the Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Phycological Research 57(2): 94-103.
Ichihara, K., Mineur, F. & Shimada, S. (2011). Isolation and temporal expression analysis of freshwater-induced genes in Ulva limnetica (Ulvales, Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 47(3): 584-590.

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