Enteromorpha welwitschii J. 1883
Enteromorpha welwitschii J.Agardh 1883: 143
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1883). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Tredje afdelningen.). Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 19(2): 1-177, IV pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva clathrata (Roth) C.Agardh
Type locality: Tagus River, near Aldea, Portugal (Hayden & al. 2003: 288). Syntypes: Welwitsch; BM (Hayden & al. 2003: 288).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Enteromorpha welwitschii J.Agardh)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).
Source of current name
Hayden, H.S., Blomster, J., Maggs, C.A., Silva, P.C., Stanhope, M.J. & Waaland, J.R. (2003). Linnaeus was right all along: Ulva and Enteromorpha are not distinct genera. European Journal of Phycology 38(3): 277-294, 4 figs, 5 tables.
Created: 07 September 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.