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Ulva australis Areschoug

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 australis Areschoug
subtidal with Zostera marina, Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2015, Ignacio Bárbara. 24 Dec 2016. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva australis Areschoug
subtidal, Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014. 24 Dec 2016. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva australis Areschoug
Ría de Arosa, Galicia, Spain, 2011. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Ulva australis Areschoug
Ría de Arosa, Galicia, Spain, 2011. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Ulva australis Areschoug
North of Portugal, 2012. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Ulva australis Areschoug
North of Portugal, 2012. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Ulva australis Areschoug
North of Portugal, 2012. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Ulva australis Areschoug
North of Portugal, 2012. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Ulva australis Areschoug
North of Portugal, 2012. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Ulva australis Areschoug
Ría of Ares, Galicia, Spain, 2001. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

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Ulva australis Areschoug North of Portugal, 2012
© Ignacio Barbara

Publication details
Ulva australis Areschoug 1854: 370

Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1854). Phyceae novae et minus cognitae in maribus extraeuropaeis collectae. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, series 3 1: 329-372.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ulva pertusa Kjellman 1897

Taxonomic notes
According to Kirkendale et al. (2013: table 1), New South Wales collections field identified as U. ranunculata Kraft & A. Miller fall in this group. - (15 May 2013) - Wendy Guiry

Distributional notes
This species was introduced accidentally, probably via oysters from Japan or elsewhere in the NW Pacific, into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 281), being first found in the Etang de Thau (France) in 1984. Other introduced populations are likely worldwide. - (6 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Ulva pertusa Kjellman)
English: Lacy Sea Lettuce (Chapman & Chapman 1980).

Japanese: Ana-awosa, Awosa (Tokida 1954).

Type information
Type locality: "In caulibus Cauliniae antarcticae parasitica, ad oram Novae Hollandiae australem in sinu Port Adelaide." [Port Adelaide, South Australia, on the stems of Amphibolis antarctica] (Areschoug 1854: 370). Lectotype: S (Womersley 1984: 141). Notes: Womersley (1984: 141) notes that the type sheet consists of four specimens.

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Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.

Couceiro, L., Cremades, J. & Barreiro, R. (2011). Evidence for multiple introductions of the Pacific green alga Ulva australis Areschoug (Ulvales, Chlorophyta) to the Iberian Peninsula. Botanica Marina 54(4): 391-402.

Kirkendale, L., Saunders, G.W. & Winberg, P. (2013). A molecular survey of Ulva (Chlorophyta) in temperate Australia reveals enhanced levels of cosmopolitanism. Journal of Phycology 49(1): 69-81.

Kraft, L.G.K., Kraft, G.T. & Waller, R.F. (2010). Investigations into southern Australian Ulva (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) taxonomy and molecular phylogeny indicate both cosmopolitanism and endemic cryptic species. Journal of Phycology 46(6): 1257-1277.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Miladi, R., Manghisi, A., Armeli Minicante, S.. Genovese, G., Abdelfkafi, S. & Morabito, M. (2018). A DNA barcoding survey of Ulva (Chlorophyta) in Tunisia and Italy reveals the presence of the overlooked alien U. ohnoi. Cryptogamie Algologie 39(1): 85-107.

Oróstica, M., Calderon, M.S., Boo, S.M., Sandoval, C. & Edding, M. (2017). Nuevo registro de Ulva australis (Ulvaceae, Chlorophyta) en el norte de Chile. Revista de Biología Marina y Oceanografía 52: 621-630, 3 figs.

Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

Verlaque, M., Ruitton, S., Mineur, F. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2015). CIESM atlas of exotic species of the Mediterranean. Macrophytes. pp. [1]-362, many photograph and maps. Monaco: CIESM Publishers.

Created: 30 April 2000 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 March 2018 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Choi, H.G., Kim, B.Y., Park, S.K., Heo, J.S., Kim, C., Kim, Y.S. & Nam, K.W. (2015). Effects of wave action and grazers on frond perforation of the genus Ulva australis. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 30(1): 59-66.
Couceiro, L., Cremades, J. & Barreiro, R. (2011). Evidence for multiple introductions of the Pacific green alga Ulva australis Areschoug (Ulvales, Chlorophyta) to the Iberian Peninsula. Botanica Marina 54(4): 391-402.
Oróstica, M., Calderon, M.S., Boo, S.M., Sandoval, C. & Edding, M. (2017). Nuevo registro de Ulva australis (Ulvaceae, Chlorophyta) en el norte de Chile. Revista de Biología Marina y Oceanografía 52: 621-630, 3 figs.

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