Erythroglossum laciniatum (Lightfoot) Maggs & Hommersand Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014
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Ulva laciniata Lightfoot 1777: 974, pl. XXXIII
Published in: Lightfoot, J. (1777). Flora scotica: or, a systematic arrangement, in the Linnaean method, of the native plants of Scotland and the Hebrides. Vol. II. pp. 545-1151 [1-24], pls 1-35. London: printed for B. White at Horace's Head, in Fleet-Street.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Erythroglossum laciniatum (Lightfoot) Maggs & Hommersand
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), slashed into narrow divisions with tapering, pointed incisions (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Iona [Scotland] (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 92). Type: undated; BM 000807060 Notes: Index Nominum Algarum notes that type informtion is fide Maggs & Hommersand (1993).
Source of current name
Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.
Created: 05 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 February 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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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 21 September 2018.