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Ulva lobata (Kützing) Harvey

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 lobata (Kützing) Harvey
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

 

Cladophora meneghiniana (Kützing) Kützing

Ulva lobata (Kützing) Harvey Northern California
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Publication details
Ulva lobata (Kützing) Harvey 1855: 265

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Algae. In: The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery ships Erebus and Terror, in the years 1839-1843, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross.... II. Flora Novae-Zelandiae. Part II. Flowerless plants. (Hooker, J.D. Eds), pp. 211-266. London: Reeve.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Phycoseris lobata Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Chile (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 748).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lobed.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Phycoseris lobata Kützing 1847
Ulva fasciata var. lobata (Kützing) Piccone 1886

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ulva fasciata f. lobata Setchell 1901

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ulva lobata (Kützing) Harvey)
North America: British Columbia (Saunders & Kucera 2010), California (CA) (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Silva 1979, Hayden & Waaland 2004, Miller 2012, Augyte & Shaughnessy 2014 ), Oregon (OR) (Hayden & Waaland 2004).

Central America: Baja California (Norris 2010), Costa Rica (Fernández-García et al. 2011), El Salvador (Fernández-García et al. 2011), Guatemala (Fernández-García et al. 2011), Gulf of California (Ochoa-Izaguirre & Soto-Jiménez 2015, Chávez-Sánchez et al. 2017), Mexico (Pacific) (Pedroche et al. 2005).

South America: Chile (Santelices 1989, Ramírez & Santelices 1991, Hoffmann & Santelices 1997), Ecuador (Taylor 1945), Galápagos Islands (Taylor 1945, Ruiz & Ziemmeck 2011), Temperate South America (Ramírez & Santelices 1991).

Indian Ocean Islands: Andaman Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Nicobar Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Réunion (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

South-west Asia: India (Sahoo et al. 2001, Gupta 2012, Rao & Gupta 2015).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2014).

Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Adams 1994).

Key references
Hayden, H.S. & Waaland, J.R. (2004). A molecular systematic study of Ulva (Ulvaceae, Ulvales) from the northeast Pacific. Phycologia 43: 364-382.

Kirkendale, L., Saunders, G.W. & Winberg, P. (2013). A molecular survey of Ulva (Chlorophyta) in temperate Australia reveals enhanced levels of cosmopolitanism. Journal of Phycology 49(1): 69-81.

Norris, J.N. (2010). Marine algae of the Northern Gulf of California: Chlorophyta and Phaeophyceae. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 94: i-x, 1-276.

Pedroche, F.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar-Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar-Rosas, R. (2005). Catálogo de las algas marinas bentónicas del Pacífico de México. I. Chlorophycota. pp. i-viii, 17-146. Ensenada, México: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California.

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