Ulva filiformis , nom. illeg.
Ulva filiformis Hornemann 1773: pl. 1480, fig. 2, nom. illeg.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dumontia contorta (S.G.Gmelin) Ruprecht
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thread-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ulva filiformis Hornemann)
Europe: Ireland (Tighe 1803).
Created: 18 November 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 January 2019.