Enteromorpha ramulosa (Smith) 1833
Enteromorpha ramulosa (Smith) Carmichael Madeira
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Enteromorpha ramulosa (Smith) Carmichael in W.J.Hooker 1833: 315
Published in: Hooker, W.J. (1833). Div. I. Inarticulatae. In: The English Flora of Sir James Edward Smith. Class XXIV. Cryptogamia. Vol. V. (or Vol. II of Dr. Hooker's British flora). Part I. Comprising the Mosses, Hepaticae, Lichens, Characeae and Algae. (Hooker, W.J. Eds), pp. 254-263; 268-326. London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans Paternoster-Row.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva clathrata (Roth) C.Agardh
Ulva ramulosa Smith
Type locality: "...found by Miss [Ellen] Hutchins in Bantry bay, Ireland, was made known to us by Mr. Turner." (Smith 1809-1810: pl. 2137). Type: BM?
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Børgesen (1946: 8) cites this species as Enteromorpha ramulosa (Engl. Bot.) Hooker
According to Burrows (1991) this species is a synonym of Enteromorpha crinita (Roth) J. Agardh
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, 4 figs, 5 tables.
Created: 07 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 July 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 18 September 2021.