Enteromorpha tubulosa (Kützing) Kützing
Enteromorpha tubulosa (Kützing) Kützing 1856: 11; pl. 32: fig II
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1856). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VI pp. i-iv, 1-35, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva flexuosa Wulfen
Type locality: freshwater, Germany (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 732).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with tubes, approaching a hollow cylinder.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Taylor (1945) cites his record as Enteromorpha tubulosa Kützing, prox.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Brodie, J., Maggs, C.A. & John, D.M. (2007). Green seaweeds of Britain and Ireland. pp. [i-v], vi-xii, 1-242, 101 figs. London: British Phycological Society.
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.
Scagel, R.F. (1957). An annotated list of the marine algae of British Columbia and northern Washington (including keys to genera). Bulletin, National Museum of Canada 150: [i]-vi, 1-289.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 11 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 June 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Chapman, V.J. (1971). What is Enteromorpha tubulosa?. Revue Algologique, Nouvelle Serie 10: 133-143.
Tewari, A. (1972). The effect of gibberellic acid, asorbic acid and indole 3-acetic acid on the growth and spore liberation of Enteromorpha prolifera v. tubulosa. Z Pflanzenphysiol 66: 359-361.
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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 22 October 2018.