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Ulva rubra Hudson

Publication details
Ulva rubra Hudson 1778: 571

Published in: Hudson, [W.] (1778). Flora anglica; exhibens plantas per regnum BritanniƦ sponte crescentes, distributas secundum systema sexuale: cum differentiis specierum, synonymis auctorum, nominibus incolarum, solo locorum, tempore florendi, officinalibus pharmacopƦorum. 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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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 Nemalion elminthoides (Velley) Batters

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
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.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: England: Hampshire: Christchurch (Silva 1996-to date). Type: ["Habitat in saxis submarinis..."]. (Silva 1996-to date

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Wendy 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 20 September 2018.

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