Enteromorpha cruciata Collins
Enteromorpha cruciata Collins 1896: 3, no fig.
Published in: Collins, F.S. (1896). Notes on New England marine algae - VI. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 23: 1-6.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva cruciata (Collins) A.C.Mathieson & Dawes
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cross-shaped (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Eagle Island, Maine, USA ; "Floating unattached in warm shallow water of lagoon" (Collins 1896: 3).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 February 2019.