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Ulva insignis (Areschoug) Papenfuss

Publication details
Ulva insignis (Areschoug) Papenfuss 1960: 309, figs. 5, 6, pl. 2; pl. 3: fig. 14

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 Letterstedtia insignis Areschoug

Basionym
Letterstedtia insignis Areschoug

Type information
Type locality: near Port Natal (Durban), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 741).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), distinguished.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 30 November 2000 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2018.

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