Ulva cornucopiae ( )
Ulva cornucopiae (Lyngbye) Trevisan
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva intestinalis f. cornucopiae (Lyngbye) Sfriso & Curiel
Type locality: Faeroes (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 735).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling the Horn of Plenty.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Sfriso, A. & Curiel, D. (2007). Check-list of seaweeds recorded in the last 20 years in Venice lagoon, and a comparison with the previous records. Botanica Marina 50: 22-58.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 June 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Michael 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 21 October 2018.