Solenia bulbosa Suhr 1839: 72-73, pl. IV, fig. 46
Published in: Suhr, J.N. von (1839). Beiträge zur Algenkunde. Nr. 3. Flora 22: 65-75, Figs. 38-48 (= Plates I-IV).
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva hookeriana (Kützing) Hayden, Blomster, Maggs, P.C.Silva, M.J.Stanhope & J.R.Waaland
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bulbous.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Type locality: Peru (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 728). Type: L 1391, sheet no. 40
Source of current name
Hayden, H.S., Blomster, J., Maggs, C.A., Silva, P.C., Stanhope, M.J. & Waaland, J.R. (2003). Linnaeus was right all along: Ulva and Enteromorpha are not distinct genera. European Journal of Phycology 38(3): 277-294.
Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 November 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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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 19 September 2018.