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Ulva spinulosa Okamura & Segawa

Publication details
Ulva spinulosa Okamura & Segawa in Segawa 1936: 177, figs 2, 3

Published in: Segawa, S. (1936). On the marine algae of Susaki, Prov. Izu, and its vicinity II. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 1: 175-197.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spinulose (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Miyaki-sima, Izu Islands, Japan (Segawa 1936: 177).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ulva spinulosa Okamura & Segawa)
Central America: Mexico (Pacific) (Pedroche et al. 2005).

Asia: Japan (Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Shimada et al. 2003, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015), South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016).

South-east Asia: Vietnam (Tien 2007, Nguyen et al. 2013).

Key references
Ding, L. & Luan, R. (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus IV Chlorophyta No. I Ulotrichales Chaetophorales, Phaeophilales, Ulvales, Acrosiphoniales. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-173, pls I-VI. Beijing: Science Press.

Pedroche, F.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar-Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar-Rosas, R. (2005). Catálogo de las algas marinas bentónicas del Pacífico de México. I. Chlorophycota. pp. i-viii, 17-146. Ensenada, México: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California.

Shimada, S., Hiraoka, M., Nabata, S., Lima, M. & Masuda, M. (2003). Molecular phylogenetic analyses of the Japanese Ulva and Enteromorpha (Ulvales, Ulvophyceae), with special reference to the free-floating Ulva. Phycological Research 51(2): 99-108.

Created: 07 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 May 2013 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Hiraoka, M., shimada, S., Ohno, M. & Serisawa, Y. (2003). Asexual life history by quadriflagellate swarmers of Ulva spinulosa (Ulvales, Ulvophyceae). Phycological Research 51(1): 29-34.

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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 November 2018.

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