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Ulva mertensii C.Martius

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 mertensii C.Martius
recolectada en la zona Suroriental. Excicata identificada como Dictyota dentata por M. Díaz Piferrer. Foto: Yusimí Alfonso.

Ulva mertensii C.Martius
1. Habit. 2. Branch. 3, 4. Plants growing on net constructions of lobster farm in Nhatrang Bay (Vietnam).. 09 Mar 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova. © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

 

Spongoclonium orthocladum A.Gepp & E.S.Gepp

Dictyota mertensii (C.Martius) Kützing 1. Habit. 2. Branch. 3, 4. Plants growing on net constructions of lobster farm in Nhatrang Bay (Vietnam).
© Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru)

Publication details
Ulva mertensii C.Martius 1828: 5, pl. I

Published in: Martius, C.F.P. von (1828). Icones plantarum cryptogamicarum quas in itinere annis mdcccxvii-mdcccxx per Brasiliam jussu et auspiciis Maximiliani Josephi I. Bavariae regis augustissimi instituto collegit et descripsit Carol. Frideric. Philip. de Martius,.... pp. fasc. 1: 1-30, pl. 1-14. Monachii [Munich]: impensis auctoris.
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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 Dictyota mertensii (C.Martius) Kützing

Origin of species name
(Latinised), named for Dr Mertens.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Salvador, Brazil (De Clerck 2003: 182). Lectotype: M? (De Clerck 2003: 182).

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Source of current name
De Clerck, O. (2003). The genus Dictyota in the Indian Ocean. Opera Botanica Belgica 13: 1-205, 54 figs, 12 tables.

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Verified by: 28 June 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2018.

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