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Ulva purpureoviolacea Roth, nom. rejic.

Publication details
Ulva purpureoviolacea Roth 1788: 524, nom. rejic. (as 'purpureo-violacea' )

Published in: Roth, A.W. (1788). Tentamen Florae Germanicae. Vol. 1 pp. xvi +560 +(561-568). Lipsiae (Leipzig): I.G. Müaut;lleriano.

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 Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh

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

Nomenclatural notes
Index Nominum Algarum notes 'purpureo violacea' has also been used for the specific epithet of this species.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Ritzeb├╝ttel near Cuxhaven, Niedersachsen, Germany

Source of current name
Brodie, J. & Irvine, L.M. (2003). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3B. Bangiophycidae. pp. i-xiii, 1-167, map. Andover: Intercept.

Created: 14 March 2000 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 March 2017 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 19 November 2018.

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