Ulva foeniculacea ( ) C.
Ulva foeniculacea (Hudson) C.Agardh in Liljeblad 1816: 604
Published in: Liljeblad, S. (1816). Utkast til en svensk flora: eller, Afhandling om svenska växternas väsendteliga kännetecken och nytta. Ed. 3. pp. [1-10], i-lviii, 1-761, [1-3]. Upsala.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus (Hudson) Greville
Conferva foeniculacea Hudson
Type locality: Mona, Scotland
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling fennel.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Source of current name
Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, -218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 July 2019.