Enteromorpha clathrata var. ramulosa (J.E.Smith)
Enteromorpha ramulosa (Smith) Carmichael Madeira
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Enteromorpha clathrata var. ramulosa (J.E.Smith) Rabenhorst 1847: 133
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva clathrata (Roth) C.Agardh
Ulva ramulosa Smith
Type locality: "...found by Miss [Ellen] Hutchins in Bantry bay, Ireland, was made known to us by Mr. Turner." (Smith 1809-1810: pl. 2137). Type: BM?
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.
Source of current name
Hayden, H.S., Blomster, J., Maggs, C.A., Silva, P.C., Stanhope, M.J. & Waaland, J.R. (2003). Linnaeus was right all along: Ulva and Enteromorpha are not distinct genera. European Journal of Phycology 38(3): 277-294.
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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 March 2019.