Ulva bulbosa ( ) , nom. illeg. 1889
Ulva bulbosa (Suhr) Hariot 1889: 28, nom. illeg.
Published in: Hariot, P. (1889). Algues. In: Mission Scientifique du Cap Horn. 1882-1883. Tome V. Botanique. Cryptogamie. (Hariot, P., Petit, P., Muller De Argovie, J., Bescherelle, E., Massolongo, C. & Franchet, A. Eds), pp. 3-109. Paris: Gauthier-Villars et Fils, Imprimieurs Libraires.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva hookeriana (Kützing) H.S.Hayden, Blomster, Maggs, P.C.Silva, Stanhope & Waaland
Solenia bulbosa Suhr
Type locality: Peru (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 728). Type: L 1391, sheet no. 40
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bulbous.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Hayden, H.S., Blomster, J., Maggs, C.A., Silva, P.C., Stanhope, M.J. & Waaland, J.R. (2003). Linnaeus was right all along: Ulva and Enteromorpha are not distinct genera. European Journal of Phycology 38(3): 277-294.
Lamb, I.M. & Zimmermann, M.H. (1977). Benthic marine algae of the Antarctic Peninsula. Antarctic Res. Series, Washington 23: 129-229.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 August 2020.