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Ulva laciniata Lightfoot

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Ulvales
Family Ulvaceae
Genus Ulva

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Ulva laciniata Lightfoot
microscope surface view of tetrasporangia, lower intertidal, North of Portugal, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva laciniata Lightfoot
microscope surface view of tetrasporangia, lower intertidal, North of Portugal, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva laciniata Lightfoot
microscope surface view, upper subtidal, Islas Cíes, Galicia, Spain, 2006. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva laciniata Lightfoot
microscope surface view, upper subtidal, Islas Cíes, Galicia, Spain, 2006. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva laciniata Lightfoot
Laboratory Beach, Lough Hyne, Co. Cork, Ireland; to 60 mm long. 26 Apr 1994. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Scytonema figuratum C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault

Erythroglossum laciniatum (Lightfoot) Maggs & Hommersand with Cryptopleura ramosa and Rhodophyllis divaricata, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2015
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
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.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

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).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
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).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 April 2019.

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