Ulva flexuosa subsp. linziformis ( ) Ballesteros, nom. inval. 2010
Ulva flexuosa subsp. linziformis (Bliding) Ballesteros 2010, nom. inval.
Published in: Ballesteros, E. (2010). Seaweeds and seagrasses. In: Coll, M. et al. The biodiversity of the Mediterranean Sea: estimates, eatterns, and threats. Plos ONE 5(8): 92-139.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva flexuosa var. linziformis Alongi, Cormaci & Furnari
Enteromorpha linziformis Bliding
Syntype localities: Concarneau, Finistère, France, Split, Croatia (Silva & al. 1996: 732).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), zigzag, bent alternately in opposite directions (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: basionym invalid. - (2 Aug 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ulva flexuosa subsp. linziformis (Bliding) Ballesteros)
Europe: Greece (Christia et al. 2011).
Asia: Japan (Ogawa et al. 2013 ).
Source of current name
Alongi, A., Cormaci, M. & Furnari, G. (2014). A nomenclatural reassessment of some of Bliding's Ulvaceae. Webbia: Journal of Plant Taxonomy and Geography 69(1): 89-96, 8 figs.
Christia, C., Tziortzis, I., Fyttis, G., Kashta, L. & Papastergiadou, E. (2011). A survey of the benthic aquatic flora in transitional water systems of Greece and Cyprus (Mediterranean Sea). Botanica marina 54(2): 169-178.
Ogawa, T., Ohki, K. & Kamiya, M. (2013). Differences of spatial distribution and seasonal succession among Ulva species (Ulvophyceae) across salinity gradients. Phycolgia 52(6): 637-651.
Created: 31 May 2011 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 01 July 2015 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 799 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=139329
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2021.