Enteromorpha vulgaris var. cornucopiae ( ) Edmondston
Enteromorpha vulgaris var. cornucopiae (Lyngbye) Edmondston 1845: 64
Published in: Edmondston, T. (1845). A flora of Shetland; comprehending a list of the flowering and cryptogamic plants of the Shetland Islands, with remarks on their topogaphy, geology and climate, &c. &c. pp. [i]- xxviii, -67, errata slip. Aberdeen: Geo. Clarke & Son.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva intestinalis f. cornucopiae (Lyngbye) Sfriso & Curiel
Type locality: Faeroes (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 735).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Sfriso, A. & Curiel, D. (2007). Check-list of seaweeds recorded in the last 20 years in Venice lagoon, and a comparison with the previous records. Botanica Marina 50: 22-58.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 June 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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Michael 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.