Enteromorpha capillaris Noda 1971: 35, fig. 1
Published in: Noda, M. & Kitami, T. (1971). Some species of marine algae from Echigo Province facing the Japan Sea. Scientific Reports Niigata University, Ser. D. (Biology) 8: 35-52.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), capillary, hair-like, thread-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Enteromorpha is now included in Ulva (Hayden et al., 2003) but no formal transfer has been proposed for this entity as tranfer to Ulva is blocked by a pre-existing binomial.
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 February 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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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 17 November 2018.