Ulva ligulata Woodward 1797
Halarachnion ligulatum (Woodward) Kützing Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014
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Ulva ligulata Woodward 1797: 54
Published in: Woodward, T.J. (1797). Observations upon the generic character of Ulva, with descriptions of some new species. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 3: 46-58.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halarachnion ligulatum (Woodward) Kützing
Type locality: Yarmouth and Cromer, Norfolk, U.K. (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 184). Lectotype: BM-K An undated, unlocalised specimen labelled ‘from Mr Woodward’ selected as provisional lectotype (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 184).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ligulate (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 January 2010 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 24 July 2021.