Enteromorpha clathrata var. ralfsii ( ) V.J.
Enteromorpha clathrata var. ralfsii (Harvey) V.J.Chapman 1956: 423
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva ralfsii (Harvey) Le Jolis
Enteromorpha ralfsii Harvey
Lectotype locality: Bangor, North Wales (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 739). Lectotype: Harvey (1851: pl. CCLXXXII) (epitype) J. Ralfs; (Hayden et al. 2003: 290). Notes: According to Womersley (1984: 154) the type is from Bangor, N. Wales. Bliding (1963: 45) reports that there were no types in TCD; Hayden et al. (2003) found no types in BM and selected as lectotype the illustration mentioned above.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), latticed or pierced with openings like a grating or trellis (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Created: 25 October 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 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 18 November 2018.