Polyneura laciniata ( ) P.S.
Erythroglossum laciniatum (Lightfoot) Maggs & Hommersand microscope surface view, upper subtidal, Islas Cíes, Galicia, Spain, 2006
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Polyneura laciniata (Lightfoot) P.S.Dixon 1983: 13
Published in: Dixon, P.S. (1983). The algae of Lightfoot's Flora Scotia. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Botany 11: 1-15.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Erythroglossum laciniatum (Lightfoot) Maggs & Hommersand
Ulva laciniata Lightfoot
Type locality: Iona [Scotland] (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 92). Type: undated; BM 000807060 Notes: Index Nominum Algarum notes that type informtion is fide Maggs & Hommersand (1993).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), slashed into narrow divisions with tapering, pointed incisions (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.
Created: 10 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 September 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 October 2019.