Fistularia intestinalis var. compressa ( ) J.P.Jones & Kingston
Ulva compressa Linnaeus Hawaii; branch with lines of cells ad one pyrenoid per cell (arrow); scale 20 µm
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Fistularia intestinalis var. compressa (Linnaeus) J.P.Jones & Kingston 1829: 58
Published in: Jones, J.P. & Kingston, J.F. (1829). Flora devoniensis: or a descriptive catalogue of plants growing wild in the county of Devon, arranged both according to the Linnaean and natural systems, with an account of their geographical distribution, &c. pp. i-xlvii, 1-162 (part 1);i- lxvii, 1-217 [218, err] (part 2). London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva compressa Linnaeus
Ulva compressa Linnaeus
Type locality: "Habitat in Europae mari & tectis maritimis" [Probably Bognor, Sussex, England] (Hayden et al. 2003: 289). Lectotype: Dillenius (1742: pl. 9: fig. 8) (epitype) OXF (Hayden et al. 2003: 289). Notes: Northern Europe (Lipkin & Silva 2002).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), relating to or found in the intestines (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 March 2019.