Enteromorpha acanthophora Kützing
Enteromorpha acanthophora Kützing 1849: 479
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva acanthophora (Kützing) H.S.Hayden, Blomster, Maggs, P.C.Silva, Stanhope & Waaland
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Bay of Islands, New Zealand (Hayden et al. 2003: 288). Type: J.D. Hooker; L 938.19.134 (Hayden et al. 2003: 288).
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: 06 October 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 June 2009 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 March 2019.