Prasiola crispa subsp. terrestris Børgesen
Prasiola crispa subsp. terrestris Børgesen 1902: 486
Published in: Børgesen, F. (1902). Marine algae. Part II. In: Botany of the Faeroes based upon Danish investigations. (Warming, E. Eds), pp. 339-532. Copenhagen: Carlsbergfondet.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Prasiola crispa (Lightfoot) Kützing
Ulva terrestris Roth
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crisped, irregularly waved and twisted (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Treated here as a new name. The intended basionym, Ulva terrestris Roth is illegitimate as it involved an unwarranted change of epithet for Ulva crispa Lightfoot which is cited in synonymy. - (11 Aug 2009) - M.D. Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Created: 25 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 August 2009 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 November 2019.