Ulva lactuca var. lacinulata (Kützing) W.R.Taylor
Ulva lactuca var. lacinulata (Kützing) W.R.Taylor 1960: 65
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1960). Marine algae of the eastern tropical and subtropical coasts of the Americas. pp. [i]-xi, 1-870, 14 figs, 80 pls. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Phycoseris lacinulata Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lettuce (Lewis & Short 1890).
This is a marine species.
Africa: Egypt (Aleem 1993).
(as Ulva lactuca var. lacinulata (Kützing) W.R.Taylor)
Europe: France (Anon. 2017).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Chapman 1956).
Phillips, J.A. (1988). Field, anatomical and developmental studies on southern Australian species of Ulva (Ulvaceae, Chlorophyta). Australian Systematic Botany 1: 411-456, 29 figs, 7 tables.
Wynne, M.J. (2011). A checklist of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: third revision. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 140:  7-166.
Created: 25 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 August 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1055 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=14494
Cite this record as:
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 13 December 2018.