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Enteromorpha prolifera var. tubulosa (Kützing) Batters

Publication details
Enteromorpha prolifera var. tubulosa (Kützing) Batters 1902: 12

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Enteromorpha is Enteromorpha intestinalis (Linnaeus) Nees.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva flexuosa Wulfen

Basionym
Enteromorpha intestinalis var. tubulosa Kützing

Type information
Type locality: freshwater, Germany (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 732).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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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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References
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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 19 September 2018.

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