Enteromorpha procera K.
Enteromorpha procera K.Ahlner 1877: 40, fig. 5
Published in: Ahlner, K. (1877). Bidrag till kännedomen om de svenska formerna af algslägtet Enteromorpha. pp. 51 (52=expl pl), pl (=9 figs), [52 - expl. pl.], pl. [=9 figs.]. Upsala, Sweden: Akademisk afhandling.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva prolifera O.F.Müller
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), very tall, high (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
(as Enteromorpha procera K.Ahlner)
Swedish: Fingrenig tarmalg (Tolstoy & Österlund 2003).
Syntype localities: various in Sweden (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 738).
Source of current name
Cui, J., Monotilla, A.P., Zhu, W., Takano, Y., Shimada, S., Ichihara, K., Matsui, T., He, P., & Hiraoka, M. (2018). Taxonomic reassessment of Ulva prolifera (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) based on specimens from the type locality and Yellow Sea green tides. Phycologia 57(6): 692-704.
Klochkova, N.G., Korolyova, T.N. & Kusidi, A.E. (2009). [Atlas of algae-macrophytes Kamchatka waters. Vol 1. Green algae and brown algae]. pp. 1-216. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky: KamchatNIRO Press. [in Russian]
Saunders, G.W. & Kucera, H. (2010). An evaluation of rbcL, tufA, UPA, LSU and ITS as DNA barcode markers for the marine green macroalgae. Cryptogamie Algologie 31(4): 487-528.
Created: 29 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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Wendy 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 23 September 2019.