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Ulva bulbosa (Suhr) Hariot, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Ulva bulbosa (Suhr) Hariot 1889: 28, nom. illeg.

Published in: Hariot, P. (1889). Algues. In: Mission Scientifique du Cap Horn. 1882-1883. Tome V. Botanique. Cryptogamie. (Hariot, P., Petit, P., Muller De Argovie, J., Bescherelle, E., Massolongo, C. & Franchet, A. Eds), pp. 3-109. Paris: Gauthier-Villars et Fils, Imprimieurs Libraires.
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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 Ulva hookeriana (K├╝tzing) H.S.Hayden, Blomster, Maggs, P.C.Silva, Stanhope & Waaland

Basionym
Solenia bulbosa Suhr

Type information
Type locality: Peru (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 728). Type: L 1391, sheet no. 40

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bulbous.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

(as Ulva bulbosa (Suhr) Hariot)
Africa: Ghana (Price, John & Lawson 1978), Kenya (Bolton, Oyieke & Gwanda 2007).

Source of current name
Hayden, H.S., Blomster, J., Maggs, C.A., Silva, P.C., Stanhope, M.J. & Waaland, J.R. (2003). Linnaeus was right all along: Ulva and Enteromorpha are not distinct genera. European Journal of Phycology 38(3): 277-294.

Key references
Lamb, I.M. & Zimmermann, M.H. (1977). Benthic marine algae of the Antarctic Peninsula. Antarctic Res. Series, Washington 23: 129-229.

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