Halymenia palmata var. delicatula (Gunnerus) C.Agardh 1822
Halymenia palmata var. delicatula (Gunnerus) C.Agardh 1822: 205
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1822). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [v-vi], 169-398. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Publication date: probably Oct 1822
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palmaria palmata (Linnaeus) F.Weber & D.Mohr.
Ulva delicatula Gunnerus
Type locality: Norway; (Gunnerus 1776: 134) Epitype: M. Foslie; 20. Aug. 1890; TRH; (Jørgensen 2012: 1094) Notes: "Lectotype (designated here): [icon in] Gunnerus, Fl. Norveg. 2: t. 8, f. 2. 1776" (Jørgensen 2012: 1094).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), lobed or divided in the manner of an outspread hand with the sinuses between the lobes pointing to the place of attachment (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 14 October 2010 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 04 April 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 April 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2023