Ilea intestinalis ( ) Leiblein
Ulva intestinalis Linnaeus Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; upper-shore pool; plants to about 60 mm long
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Ilea intestinalis (Linnaeus) Leiblein 1827: 263
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva intestinalis Linnaeus
Ulva intestinalis Linnaeus
Type locality: Woolwich, London, England? (Hayden et al. 2003: 289). Lectotype: Dillenius (1742: pl. 9: fig. 7) (epitype) OXF (Yoshida 1998 Notes: Blomster et al. (1999) select a lectotype (epitype) of Dillenius (1742: pl. 9: fig. 7); see also Hayden et al. (2003: 289). Type locality: 'in Mari omni' (South & Skelton, 2003).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), relating to or found in the intestines (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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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.