Ulva spathulata Papenfuss 1960: 309
Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1960). On the genera of the Ulvales and the status of the order. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 56: 303-318, 21 figs, 6 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva rigida C.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Womersley (1984: 146) remarks: “Chapman’s specimens from New Zealand need re-investigation.”
This is a marine species.
Lectotype locality: Port Phillip , Victoria (Womersley 1984: 144). Lectotype: LD, Herb. Agardh 14551 (Womersley 1984: 144).
Adams, N.M. (1994). Seaweeds of New Zealand. An Illustrated Guide. pp. [1-7], 8-360, 116 pls. Christchurch: Canterbury University Press.
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1984). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part I. pp. 329, 102 figs, 16 plates. Adelaide: Government Printer, South Australia.
Created: 11 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 January 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1802 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=11807
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2019.