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Ulva multifida Turner

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Ulvales
Family Ulvaceae
Genus Ulva

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Ulva multifida Turner
microscope, apex, Ría de Arousa, 2011. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva multifida Turner
microscope, female gametengia, Ría de Arousa, 2011. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva multifida Turner
Crumstone, Farne Islands, England; crustose sporophytes from on rock 4 m below chart datum. 05 Sep 2011. Francis Bunker. © Francis Bunker.

Ulva multifida Turner
Spain, Galicia, Ría de Ares, 2009, female gametangia. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva multifida Turner
Spain, Galicia, Ría de Ares, 2009, female gametangia. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva multifida Turner
Spain, Galicia, Ría de Ares, 2009, female plant. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Scinaia forcellata subsp. scandinavica Maggs & Guiry

Cutleria multifida (Turner) Greville Spain, Galicia, Ría de Ares, 2009, female plant
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Ulva multifida Turner 1801: 310, pl. 1: fig. B

Published in: Turner, D. (1801). Ulva furcellata et multifida, descriptae. Journal für die Botanik, Schrader 1: 300-302, 1 plate.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cutleria multifida (Turner) Greville

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cleft into many parts (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
See Wynne (2003) regarding the provenance of the name Ulva multifida.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Yarmouth, Norfolk, England (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 616).

Source of current name
Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, [1]-218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.

Key references
Wynne, M.J. (2003). The original author of Ulva multifida is Dawson Turner (1801) not J.E. Smith (1808) (Notas Breves). Anales Jardín Botánico de Madrid 60: 453-454.

Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 05 December 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Turner, D. (1801). Ulva furcellata et multifida, descriptae. Journal für die Botanik, Schrader 1: 300-302, 1 plate.
Wynne, M.J. (2003). The original author of Ulva multifida is Dawson Turner (1801) not J.E. Smith (1808) (Notas Breves). Anales Jardín Botánico de Madrid 60: 453-454.

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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 15 November 2018.

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