Ulva fascia (O.F.Müller)
Petalonia fascia (O.F.Müller) Kuntze Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Ulva fascia (O.F.Müller) Lyngbye 1819: 28
Published in: Lyngbye, H.C. (1819). Tentamen hydrophytologiae danicae continens omnia hydrophyta cryptogama Daniae, Holsatiae, Faeroae, Islandiae, Groenlandiae hucusque cognita, systematice disposita, descripta et iconibus illustrata, adjectis simul speciebus norvegicis. pp. [i]-xxxii, -248, 70 pls. Hafniae [Copenhagen]: typis Schultzianis, in commissis Librariae Gyldendaliae.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Petalonia fascia (O.F.Müller) Kuntze
Fucus fascia O.F.Müller
Type locality: near Kristiansand, Norway (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 632). Notes: Womersley (1987: 292) gives the following data: Type from Christiansund, Norway; probably non-existent.
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), a bundle or band (Mathieson & Dawes 2017).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Kuntze, O. (1898). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars III (3). pp. 1-576. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
Created: 27 June 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 July 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 25 September 2018.