Prasiola cristata (Hooker f. & ) J. 1883
Prasiola cristata (Hooker f. & Harvey) J.Agardh 1883: 82
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1883). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Tredje afdelningen.). Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 19(2): 1-177, IV pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Ulva cristata Hooker f. & Harvey
Type locality: Kerguelen's Land (moist clefts of rocks overhanging Christmas Harbour) (Harvey & Hooker 1847: 499).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crested.
Ulva cristata Hooker f. & Harvey 1847
This is a terrestrial species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Prasiola cristata (Hooker f. & Harvey) J.Agardh)
Subantarctic Islands: Îles Kerguelen (Féral & al. 2021).
Antarctic and Antarctic islands: Ant./Subantarctic and islands (Papenfuss 1964).
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.
Created: 09 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 October 2021 by E.A. Molinari Novoa
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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 October 2021.