Enteromorpha prolifera var. tubulosa (Kützing)
Enteromorpha prolifera var. tubulosa (Kützing) Batters 1902: 12
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), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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: 11 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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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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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 November 2018.