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Prasiola crispa subsp. terrestris Børgesen

Publication details
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.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Prasiola is Prasiola crispa (Lightfoot) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Prasiola crispa (Lightfoot) Kützing

Basionym
Ulva terrestris Roth

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crisped, irregularly waved and twisted (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
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

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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.

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