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Enteromorpha salina Kützing

Publication details
Enteromorpha salina Kützing 1845: 247

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1845). Phycologia germanica, d. i. Deutschlands Algen in bündigen Beschreibungen. Nebst einer Anleitung zum Untersuchen und Bestimmen dieser Gewächse für Anfänger. pp. [i]-x, [1]-340 ['240']. Nordhausen: zu finden bei Wilh. Köhne.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Enteromorpha is Enteromorpha intestinalis (Linnaeus) Nees.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva prolifera O.F.Müller

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

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

General environment
This is a marine/freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: near Hildesheim, Germany

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Enteromorpha salina Kützing)
Europe: Germany (Mauch & Schmedtje 2003), Romania (Caraus 2002, Caraus 2012).

Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Taylor 1960).

North America: Florida (FL) (Taylor 1928, Taylor 1960), Louisiana (LA) (Taylor 1960).

Caribbean Islands: Bahamas (Taylor 1960).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985), Chile (Ramírez & Santelices 1991), Temperate South America (Ramírez & Santelices 1991).

Asia: China (Li & Bi 1998), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Pacific Islands: Easter Island (Santelices & Abbott 1987).

Key references
Li Shanghao (S.H.Ley) & Bi Liejue [Li, S.H. & Bi, L.J.] (1999). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis. Tomus V Ulothrichales Ulvales Chaetophorales Trentepohliales Sphaeropleales. pp. [i-ix], i-viii, 1-136, 54 pls [I-LIV]. Beijing: Science Press.

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