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Ulva hutchinensis Poiret, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Ulva hutchinensis Poiret 1817: 380, nom. illeg.

Published in: Poiret, J.L.M. (1817). Ulva. In: Encyclopédie méthodique. Botanique. Supplément 5. (Lamarck, [J.B. de] Eds), pp. [378]-381. Paris: Chez Mme veuve Agasse, Imprimeur-Librarie, rue des Poitevine, no. 6.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitophyllum punctatum (Stackhouse) Greville

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet for Fucus ulvoides Turner, 1809, which was referred, tentatively, by Greville (1830: 79, 80) to Nitophylum punctatum. - (7 Feb 2007) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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, [1]-218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2018.

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