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Ulva purpurea Roth, nom. cons. 1797

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Ulvales
Family Ulvaceae
Genus Ulva

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Ulva purpurea Roth
microscope male and female (surface view), North of Portugal, Forte do Cao, 2002. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva purpurea Roth
microscope female plant with trichogynes, North of Portugal, Buarcos, 2006. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva purpurea Roth
microscope showing zygotosporangia (carposporangia), North of Portugal, Buarcos, 2006. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ulva purpurea Roth
microscope female with trichogynes, North of Portugal, Forte do Cao, 2002. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

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Conferva peniciliformis Roth

Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh microscope female plant with trichogynes, North of Portugal, Buarcos, 2006
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Ulva purpurea Roth 1797: 209, pl. 6: fig. 1, nom. cons.

Published in: Roth, A.W. (1797). Catalecta botanica quibus plantae novae et minus cognitae describuntur atque illustrantur. Fasc. 1. pp. [i]-viii, [1]-244 [1-2, index, pls], 8 pls. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: in Bibliopolo I.G. Mülleriano.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh

Type information
Neotype locality: Nord-Ost Watt, Helgoland (Brodie & Irvine 1997: 769). Neotype: A. Wagner; 17 October 1996; BM (Brodie & Irvine 1997: 769). Notes: The original material, now lost, was collected at Eckwarden, Niedersachsen, Germany. BM000054930 (Sutherland et al. 2011).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), purple (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Initially illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet for Ulva purpureoviolacea Roth 1788; now a nomen conservandum. - (8 Mar 2007) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
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.

Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, [1]-312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].

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