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Ulva compressa Forsskål, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Ulva compressa Forsskål 1775: xxxvi, nom. illeg.

Published in: Forsskål, P. (1775). Flora Aegyptiaca-Arabica sive descriptiones plantarum, quas per Aegyptum inferiorem et Arabium delicem detexit illustravit Petrus Forskål. Prof. Haun. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. pp. [1]-32, [i]- xxxvi, ... [1]-219, [220, err.], map. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]: ex officina Mölleri.
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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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: later homonym of Ulva compressa Linnaeus. - (2 Apr 2010) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Constantinople

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Created: 03 July 2005 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 02 April 2010 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Kagami, Y., Fujishita, M., Matsuyama-Serisawa, K., Yamamoto, M., Kuwano, K., Saga, N. & Kawano, S. (2005). DNA content of Ulva compressa (Ulvales, Chlorophyta) nuclei determined with laser scanning cytometry. Phycological Research 53(1): 77-83.
Kagami, Y., Mogi, Y., Arai, T., Yamamoto, M., Kuwano, K. & Kawano, S. (2008). Sexuality and uniparental inheritance of chloroplast DNA in the isogamous green alga Ulva compressa (Ulvophyceae). Journal of Phycology 44: 691-702.
Kuwano, K., Abe, N., Nishi, Y., Seno, H., Nishihara, G.N., Iima, M. & Zachleder, V. (2014). Growth and cell cycle of Ulva compressa (Ulvophyceae) under LED illumination. Journal of Phycology 50(4): 744-752.
Kuwano, K., Hashioka, T., Nishihara, G.N. & Iima, M. (2012). Durations of gamete motility and conjugation ability of Ulva compressa (Ulvophyceae). Journal of Phycology 48(2): 394-400.
Lahaye, M. & Jegou, D. (1993). Chemical and physical-chemical characteristics of dietary fibres from Ulva lactuca (L.) Thuret and Enteromorpha compressa (L.) Grev.. Journal of Applied Phycology 5: 195-200.
Mogi, Y., Kagami, Y., Kuwano, K., Miyamura, S., Nagumo, T. & Kawano, S. (2008). Asymmetry of eyespot and mating structure position in Ulva compressa (Ulvales, Chlorophyta) revealed by a new field emission scanning electron microscopy method. Journal of Phycology 44: 1290-1299.
Percival, E. (1964). Polysaccharides of the green seaweeds, Ulva lactuca and Enteromorpha compressa. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 4: 360-365.

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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 25 September 2018.

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