Ulva cuneata Forsskål
Ulva cuneata Forsskål 1775: 188
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), wedge-shaped (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Papenfuss (1968: 11), the identity of this species is unknown and vouher material does not exist. Zanardini (1858: 287) listed the name as a synonym of Caulerpa chemnitzia (=Caulerpa racemosa var. turbinata.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
(as Ulva cuneata Forsskål)
Africa: Egypt (Papenfuss 1968).
Created: 09 March 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 March 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 March 2019.