Ilea fulvescens (C. ) J.
Capsosiphon fulvescens (C.Agardh) Setchell & N.L.Gardner Harvesting by hand. Annual production is about 1200 tons(FW) in Korea
Ilea fulvescens (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1883: 115
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1883). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Tredje afdelningen.). Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 19(2): 1-177, IV pls.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Ilea.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Capsosiphon fulvescens (C.Agardh) Setchell & N.L.Gardner
Ulva fulvescens C.Agardh
Type locality: "In saxis portus Landscronae, atque lapillis lacunarum munimenti Gråen" [Landskrona, Sweden] (Agardh 1823: 420). Lectotype: LD herb. alg. Agardh 13358 (Brodie et al. 2007: 33).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), becoming tawny, somewhat tawny [yellowish-brown] (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 January 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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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 23 September 2018.