Ulva insignis ( )
Ulva insignis (Areschoug) Papenfuss 1960: 309, figs. 5, 6, pl. 2; pl. 3: fig. 14
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Letterstedtia insignis Areschoug
Letterstedtia insignis Areschoug
Type locality: near Port Natal (Durban), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 741).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), distinguished.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 30 November 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 February 2020.