Ulva maculata Poiret 1808: 176
Published in: Poiret, J.L.M. (1808). Ulve. Ulve. In: Encyclopédie méthodique. Botanique. (De Lamarck, J.B. Eds) Vol.8, pp. 160-181. Paris:
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spotted, blotched (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Cormaci, Furnari & Alongi (2014: 112) consider this a taxon inquirendum. It was originally described from the Atlantic ("dans l'Océan") and from the area around Monpellier, France based on material in herb. Desfontaines - (1 Jul 2015) - M.D. Guiry
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.
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 July 2015 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 782 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=103339
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 February 2020.