Solenia intestinalis ( ) C.
Ulva intestinalis Linnaeus KwaZulu-Natal
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Solenia intestinalis (Linnaeus) C.Agardh 1824: 185
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, -312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
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.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Solenia intestinalis (Linnaeus) C.Agardh)
South America: Temperate South America (Ramírez & Santelices 1991).
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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 August 2019.