Conferva clathrata 1806
Ulva clathrata (Roth) C.Agardh Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; mid-shore plants on Sabellaria colonies
Conferva clathrata Roth 1806: 175
Published in: Roth, A.G. [=A.W.] (1806). Catalecta botanica quibus plantae novae et minus cognitae describuntur atque illustrantur. Fasciculus tertius cum tabulis aenaeis XII. pp. [i-viii], -350, [1-2, index pi.], [1-6, index] [1, err.], pls I-XII. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: in Bibliopolio Io. Fr. Gleditschiano.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva clathrata (Roth) C.Agardh
Type locality: Fehmarn, SW Baltic (Berger & al. 2003: 288). Neotype: LD 137737 (Berger & al. 2003: 288). Notes: Original material missing (Blomster et al., 1999; Hayden et al., 2003). Heyden et al. (2003: 288, table 4) select a neotype illustrated in Bliding (1963: figs 69a, b) from Landskoma, Baltic Oresund.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), latticed or pierced with openings like a grating or trellis (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1811). Dispositio algarum Sueciae, quam publico examini subjiciunt Carl Adolph Agardh... & Johannes Bruzelius, Scanus. Die xi decembris mdcccxi. p. ii. h. & l.s. pp. Pars 2: [i], 17-26. Lundae: Litteris Berlingianis.
Created: 27 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 March 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 25 September 2021.