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Ulva meridionalis R.Horimoto & S.Shimada 2011

Publication details
Ulva meridionalis R.Horimoto & S.Shimada in R.Horimoto, Y.Masakiyo, K.Ichihara & S.Shamada 2011: 161, figs 3-17

Published in: Horimoto, R., Masakiyo, Y., Ichihara, K. & Shimada, S. (2011). Enteromorpha-like Ulva (Ulvophyeae, Chlorophyta) growing in the Todoroki River, Ishigaki Island, Japan, with species reference to Ulva meridionalis Horimoto et Shimada sp. nov. Bulletin of the National Science Museum Series B (Botany) 37: 155-167.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Japan: Okinawa Prefecture: Ishigaki I.: Todoroki R. (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: R. Horimoto; SAP 108347 (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), found towards the South.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Xie, W.F., Wu, C.H., Zhao, J., Lin, X.Y. & Jiang, P. (2020). New records of Ulva spp. (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) in China, with special reference to an unusual morphology of U. meridionalis forming green tides. European Journal of Phycology 55(4): 412-425.

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Horimoto, R., Masakiyo, Y., Ichihara, K. & Shimada, S. (2011). Enteromorpha-like Ulva (Ulvophyeae, Chlorophyta) growing in the Todoroki River, Ishigaki Island, Japan, with species reference to Ulva meridionalis Horimoto et Shimada sp. nov. Bulletin of the National Science Museum Series B (Botany) 37: 155-167.
Xie, W.F., Wu, C.H., Zhao, J., Lin, X.Y. & Jiang, P. (2020). New records of Ulva spp. (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) in China, with special reference to an unusual morphology of U. meridionalis forming green tides. European Journal of Phycology 55(4): 412-425.

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G.M. 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 24 July 2021.

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