Ulva stipitata Areschoug 1850: 411, pl. I-F
Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1850). Phycearum, quae in maribus Scandinaviae crescunt, enumeratio. Sectio posterio Ulvaceas continen. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis 14: 385-454, 3 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva fenestrata Postels & Ruprecht
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), stipitate, provided with a stalk or a little stipe (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Bahusia: prope Christineberg, Fiskebäckskil [Sweden] (Fries 1845: 129). Lectotype: BM 013734109 (Hughey et al. 2019: fig. S6). Notes: Isolectotypes distributed as Algae Scandinavicae No. 224.
Source of current name
Hughey, J.R., Maggs, C.A., Mineur, F., Jarvis, C., Miller, K.A., Shabaka, S.H. & Gabrielson, P.W. (2019). Genetic analysis of the Linnaean Ulva lactuca (Ulvales, Chlorophyta) holotype and related type specimens reveals name missapplications, unexpected origins, and new synonomies (Letter). Journal of Phycology 55(3): 503-508, 2 figs.
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 October 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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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 19 February 2020.