Enteromorpha compressa var. intestinalis ( ) Hamel
Ulva intestinalis Linnaeus Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; upper-shore pool; plants to about 60 mm long
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Enteromorpha compressa var. intestinalis (Linnaeus) Hamel 1931: 62
Published in: Hamel, G. (1931). Chlorophycées des côtes françaises (fin). Revue Algologique 6: 9-73, Figs 34-51.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva intestinalis Linnaeus
Ulva intestinalis Linnaeus
Type locality: Woolwich, London, England? (Hayden et al. 2003: 289). Lectotype: Dillenius (1742: pl. 9: fig. 7) (epitype) OXF (Yoshida 1998 Notes: Blomster et al. (1999) select a lectotype (epitype) of Dillenius (1742: pl. 9: fig. 7); see also Hayden et al. (2003: 289). Type locality: 'in Mari omni' (South & Skelton, 2003).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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Created: 25 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Bliding, C. (1948). &üml;ber Enteromorpha intestinalis and compressa. Botaniska Notiser 1948: 123-136.
Blomster, J., Maggs, C.A. & Stanhope, M.J. (1998). Molecular and morphological analysis of Enteromorpha intestinalis and E. compressa (Chlorophyta) in the British Isles. Journal of Phycology 34: 319-340.
Larsen, J. (1981). Crossing experiments with Enteromorpha intestinalis and E. compressa from different European localities. Nordic Journal of Botany 1: 128-136.
Silva, M.W.R.N. de & Burrows, E.M. (1973). An experimental assessment of the status of the species Entermorpha intestinalis (L.) Link and Enteromorpha compressa (L.) Grev. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 53: 895-904.
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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 24 September 2018.