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Ulva compressa var. prolifera (O.F.Müller) C.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Ulvales
Family Ulvaceae
Genus Ulva

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Ulva compressa var. prolifera (O.F.Müller) C.Agardh
recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Foto: Ángel Moreira..

Ulva compressa var. prolifera (O.F.Müller) C.Agardh
Peter the Great Bay, Russia. 28 Mar 2012. Oksana Belous. © Oksana Belous (ksu_bio@mail.ru).

Ulva compressa var. prolifera (O.F.Müller) C.Agardh
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

 

Lenormandia muelleri Sonder

Ulva prolifera O.F.Müller Peter the Great Bay, Russia
© Oksana Belous (ksu_bio@mail.ru)

Publication details
Ulva compressa var. prolifera (O.F.Müller) C.Agardh 1823: 421

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1823). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [vii-viii], [399]-531. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva prolifera O.F.Müller

Basionym
Ulva prolifera O.F.Müller

Type information
Type locality: "U. p. tubulosa simplex teres, adultior compressiuscula. In fossa ad Nebbelund Lalandiae" [Lolland, Denmark] Notes: Womersley (1984; 156, 157) reports that the type is from Lolland, Denmark and that it has been lost. Lolland Island, Denmark (O'Kelly et al. 2010).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 05 April 2008 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 19 November 2018.

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