Wildemania laciniata var. umbilicalis (Linnaeus) Malard ex Chalon 1905
Wildemania laciniata var. umbilicalis (Linnaeus) Malard ex Chalon 1905: 227
Published in: Chalon, J. (1905). Liste des algues marines observées jusqu'à ce jour entre l'Embouchure de l'Escaut et la Corogne (incl. Iles Anglo-Normandes). pp. -259, 5 figs. Anvers: Imprimerie J.-E. Buschmann, rempart de la Porte du Rhin.
Publication date: February 1905 (date appears on title page)
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra umbilicalis Kützing.
Ulva umbilicalis Linnaeus
Type locality: "in Oceano" ; (Linnaeus 1753: 1163) Epitype: J. Brodie & P.K. Hayes; 23 July 1998; From the back of a limpet; BM; 000769632 (Brodie & al. 2008: 1330) Notes: A lectotype was designated by Brodie & Irvine (2003: 130) as Dillenius, Hist. Musc.: Pl. 8: fig. 3 (1742 '1741'). An epitype, the lectotype of Porphyra umbilicalis Kützing, q.v. from Scotland, was subsequently selected by Brodie & al. (2008: 1330).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), slashed into narrow divisions with tapering, pointed incisions (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 06 December 2001 by Elizabeth Moran.
Last updated: 23 March 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 March 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 August 2022