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Ulva ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar

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 ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar
Lord Howe Island, Australia . 01 Jan 0001. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Ulva ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar
Ulva rannunculata , Lord Howe Island, Australia" . M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Ulva ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar
Ulva rannunculata , Lord Howe Island, Australia" . M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Ulva ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar
Ulva ranunculata , Lord Howe Island, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Ulva ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar
Lord Howe Island, Australia. 21 Nov 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Ulva ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar
Lord Howe Island, Australia. 21 Nov 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Ulva ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar
Lord Howe Island, Australia. 21 Nov 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Ulva ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar
Lord Howe Island, Australia. 21 Nov 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

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Ulva ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar Lord Howe Island, Australia
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Ulva ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar 2000: 534, fig. 12

Published in: Kraft, G.T. (2000). Marine and estuarine benthic green algae (Chlorophyta) of Lord Howe Island, south-western Pacific. Australian Systematic Botany 13: 509-648.

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.

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

Distributional notes
New South Wales collections field identified as U. ranunculata Kraft & A. Millar fall in the group U. australis (Kirkendale et al. 2013: table1). - (16 May 2013) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Boat harbour, Lord Howe Island (Kraft 2000: 534). Holotype: G.T. Kraft & R.W. Ricker; 8 Dec. 1978; on algal calcarenite and epiphytic on Liagora howensis. MELU A39554 (Kraft 2000: 534).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ulva ranunculata Kraft & A.J.K.Millar)
Australia and New Zealand: Lord Howe Island (Kraft 2000, Kraft 2007), Western Australia (Huisman 2015).

Pacific Islands: Fiji (South & Skelton 2003).

Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2015). Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. pp. [i]-viii, 1-320, 56 figs, 14 pls. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Kraft, G.T. (2007). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 1. Green algae. pp. [i-iv], v-vi, 1-347, 110 text-figs; 11 pls. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.

Created: 11 June 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald

Verified by: 01 September 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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M.D. 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 16 November 2018.

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