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Ulva cuneata Forsskål

Publication details
Ulva cuneata Forsskål 1775: 188

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), wedge-shaped (Brown 1956).

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

Taxonomic notes
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.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 12 November 2018.

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