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Enteromorpha clathrata var. ramulosa (J.E.Smith) Rabenhorst

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Ulvales
Family Ulvaceae
Genus Enteromorpha

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Enteromorpha clathrata var. ramulosa (J.E.Smith) Rabenhorst
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Botryocarpa japonica Okamura

Enteromorpha ramulosa (Smith) Carmichael Madeira
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Publication details
Enteromorpha clathrata var. ramulosa (J.E.Smith) Rabenhorst 1847: 133

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Enteromorpha is Enteromorpha intestinalis (Linnaeus) Nees.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva clathrata (Roth) C.Agardh

Basionym
Ulva ramulosa Smith

Type information
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).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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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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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 10 December 2018.

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