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Enteromorpha fucicola (Meneghini) Kützing

Publication details
Enteromorpha fucicola (Meneghini) Kützing 1856: 12

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1856). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VI pp. i-iv, 1-35, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Enteromorpha is Enteromorpha intestinalis (Linnaeus) Nees.

Basionym
Percursaria fucicola Meneghini

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dwelling, growing on Fucus (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Percursaria fucicola Meneghini 1840

Taxonomic notes
According to Furnari et al. (1999) this may be a synonym of Enteromorpha compressa, now Ulva compressa. Cormaci, Furnari & Alongi (2014: 106) consider it a "taxon inquirendum". - (30 Jun 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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.

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Verified by: 30 June 2015 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 26 May 2019.

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