Enteromorpha prolifera f. capillaris (Kützing) V.J.
Enteromorpha prolifera f. capillaris (Kützing) V.J.Chapman 1937: 230
Published in: Chapman, V.J. (1937). A revision of the marine algae of Norfolk. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 51: 205-263, 9 figs, Plate 22.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva pilifera (Kützing) Škaloud & Leliaert
Type locality: presumably Germany (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 733).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, -288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
Created: 13 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 January 2019.