Ulva rubra Hudson 1778: 571
Published in: Hudson, [W.] (1778). Flora anglica; exhibens plantas per regnum Britanniæ sponte crescentes, distributas secundum systema sexuale: cum differentiis specierum, synonymis auctorum, nominibus incolarum, solo locorum, tempore florendi, officinalibus pharmacopæorum. Tomus II. Editio altera, emendata et aucta.. pp. [i], 335-690. Londini [London]: impensis auctoris: prostant venales apud J. Nourse, in the Strand.
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nemalion elminthoides (Velley) Batters
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
In making the combination Chaetophora rubra C. Agardh (1812) also cites Rivularia multifida Weber & Mohr 1804 as a synonym which led authors to regard this entity as a Nemaion.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: England: Hampshire: Christchurch (Silva 1996-to date). Type: ["Habitat in saxis submarinis..."]. (Silva 1996-to date
Created: 12 April 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 February 2013 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2019.