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Ulva crispata Bertoloni

Publication details
Ulva crispata Bertoloni 1810: 63

Published in: Bertoloni, A. (1810). Rariorum Italiae plantarum decas tertia. Accedit specimen zoophytorum Portus Lunae. pp. [1]-125 [1 p. Errata/Corrige]. Pisis: Typis Raynerii Prosperi.

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 linza Linnaeus

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), crisped, curled, or closely (finely) waved.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "in Lunae Portu" [Golfo della Spezia, Italy] (Bertoloni 1810: 64). Notes: "Obvia in Lunae Portu scopulis adhaerens fere ad maris pacati libellam, vel in Fucis majoribus; etiam ad littora ejecta reperitur."

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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.

Created: 30 November 2000 by Fabio Rindi

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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 18 September 2018.

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