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Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees 1820

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Ulvales
Family Ulvaceae
Genus Enteromorpha

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Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees
Point Roadknight, Victoria. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees
Point Roadknight, Victoria; scale 100 µm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees
Point Loma, Cabrillo National Monument, Calfornia. 07 Sep 2018. © National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior.

Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; on peir wall. 19 Mar 2018. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees
1. Habit. 2. Surface view of cells. 3. Transverse section. 4. On intertidal cement blocks (Xom Con, Nhatrang city, Vietnam).. 09 Mar 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova. © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees
Collected near Roscoff (F), December 1984. 29 Dec 2011. Elmar Wosnitza. © Christine Wosnitza.

Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 01 Jan 0001. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees
Hawaii; branch with lines of cells ad one pyrenoid per cell (arrow); scale 20 µm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland. 18 Apr 2011. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland. 18 Apr 2011. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Polysiphonia cloiophylla (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Ulva compressa Linnaeus Hawaii; scale is 5 mm
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Publication details
Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees 1820: Index (2)

Published in: Nees, C.G. (1820). Horae physicae Berolinenses collectae ex symbolis virorum doctorum H. Linkii...; edicuravit Christianus Godof. Nees ab Esenbeck.. pp. [i-xii], 1-123, [4], 27 pls. Bonnae [Bonn]: Sumtibus Adolphi Marcus.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Enteromorpha is Enteromorpha intestinalis (Linnaeus) Nees.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva compressa Linnaeus

Basionym
Ulva compressa Linnaeus

Type information
Type locality: "Habitat in Europae mari & tectis maritimis" [Probably Bognor, Sussex, England] (Hayden & al. 2003: 289). Lectotype: Dillenius (1742: pl. 9: fig. 8) (epitype) OXF (Hayden & al. 2003: 289). Notes: Northern Europe (Lipkin & Silva 2002).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Nomenclature explained in Silva et al. (1996).

Taxonomic notes
According to Burrows (1991) this species is a synonym of Enteromorpha intestinalis (Linnaeus) Link.

Distributional notes
Huisman (2000) notes that this is a cosmopolitan species.

Habitat notes
Widespread in warm and temperate seas, penetrating boreal waters. On Caulerpa racemosa, C. sertularioides and Thalassia hemprichii; epilithic; on Halimeda discoidea in Chondrophycus papillosus community (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (16 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees)
Swedish: Tarmalg (Tolstoy & Österlund 2003).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees)
Arctic: Canada (Arctic) (Taylor 1957, Lee 1980), Svalbard (Spitsbergen) (Gulliksen & al. 1999).

Atlantic Islands: Azores (Neto 1994), Bermuda (Taylor 1960, Schneider 2003), Canary Islands (Børgesen 1925, Guadalupe et al. 1995, Haroun & al. 2002, Aldanondo-Aristizábal, Domínguez-Alvarez & Gil-Rodríguez 2003, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, Moro & al. 2011), Cape Verde Islands (Prud'homme van Reine, Haroun & Kostermans 2005), E. Greenland (Pedersen 1976), Iceland (Caram & Jónsson 1972), Lanzarote (Gil-Rodríguez & Afonso-Carrillo 1980), Madeira (Levring 1974, Neto, Cravo & Haroun 2001, Haroun & al. 2002), Salvage Islands (Audiffred & Weisscher 1984, Parente & al. 2000).

Europe: Adriatic Sea (Giaccone 1978, Munda 1979, Ercegovic 1980, Gallardo & al. 1993), Balearic Islands (Colmeiro, M. 1868, Rodríguez y Femenías 1889, Bellón 1921, Navarro & Bellón 1945, Gómez Garreta 1983, Ribera Siguán 1983, Ribera Siguán & Gómez Garreta 1985, Gallardo & al. 1993, Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998), Baltic Sea (Nielsen & al. 1995), Belgium (Coppejans & Kling 1995), Black Sea (Gallardo & al. 1993), Britain (Newton 1931, Hardy & Guiry 2003), Channel Islands (Lyle 1920, Dixon 1961), Corsica (Gallardo & al. 1993), Faroe Islands (Irvine 1982, Nielsen & Gunnarsson 2001), France (Feldmann 1937, Ben Maiz, Boudouresque, Lauret & Riouall 1988, Gallardo & al. 1993, Coppejans & Kling 1995, Verlaque 2001, Dizerbo & Herpe 2007, Anon. 2017), France (Breizh) (Feldmann 1954), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996), Greece (Gerloff & Geissler 1974, Haritonidis & Tsekos 1976, Tsekos & Haritonidis 1977, Athanasiadis 1987, Gallardo & al. 1993), Helgoland (Bartsch & Kuhlenkamp 2000), Ireland (Adams 1907, Adams 1908, Cotton 1912, Cotton 1913, Pybus 1977, Guiry 1978, De Valéra & al. 1979), Italy (Giaccone 1969, Edwards et al. 1975, Cinelli & al. 1976, Gallardo & al. 1993, Gallardo & al. 1993, Cecere & al. 1996, Furnari, Cormaci & Serio 1999, Rindi, Sartoni & Cinelli 2002), Netherlands (Stegenga & Mol 1983, Stegenga & al. 1997, Stegenga, Kaaremans & Simons 2007), Norway (Jaasund 1965, Rueness 1997, Brattegard & Holte 2001), Portugal (Ardré 1970), Spain (Lázaro Ibiza 1889, Sauvageau 1897, Hamel 1928, Miranda 1931, Bas 1949, Seoane-Camba 1965, Ballesteros 1981, Romero Martinengo & Romero Martinengo 1982, Pérez-Cirera & Maldonado 1982, Barcelo & Seoane 1982, Gallardo & Pérez-Cirera 1982, Fernández & Niell 1982, Fernández, Niell & Anadón 1983, Anadón 1983, Sierra & Fernández 1984, Pérez-Ruzafa & Honrubia 1984, Gallardo & al. 1985, Alvárez Cobelas & Gallardo 1986, Aboal 1988b, Rodriguez Prieto & Polo Alberti 1988, Soto & Conde 1989, Fernández & Miyares 1989, Pérez-Ruzafa 1990, Fernández & Menéndez 1991, Granja, Cremades & Barbara 1992, Conde Poyales 1992, Gallardo & al. 1993, Flores-Moya et al. 1995, Bárbara & Cremades 1996, Rodríguez-Prieto & Polo, L. 1996, Rodriguez-Prieto et al. 1997, Veiga, Cremades & Bárbara 1998, Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998, Rodriguez-Prieto & Polo Albertí 1998, Peña & Bárbara 2002), Spitsbergen (Vinogradova 1995), Sweden (Kylin 1907, Kylin 1949).

North America: Alaska (Lindstrom 1977, Scagel & al. 1989), British Columbia (Scagel & al. 1989), California (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Silva 1979), Connecticut (Schneider et al. 1979), Florida (Taylor 1960, Dawes 1974), Georgia (Schneider & Searles 1991), Gulf of California (Setchell & Gardner 1924, Dawson 1944), New Hampshire (Mathieson & Hehre 1986), New Jersey (Taylor 1957), North Carolina (Schneider & Searles 1991), Oregon (Hansen 1997), Québec (Taylor 1957), South Carolina (Schneider & Searles 1991), Virginia (Humm 1979), Washington (Scagel & al. 1989).

Caribbean Islands: Barbados (Taylor 1960), Caribbean (Littler & Littler 2000), Lesser Antilles (Taylor 1960), Martinique (Rodríguez-Prieto, Michanek & Ivon 1999), Puerto Rico (Taylor 1960).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985, Boraso & Zaixso 2011), Brazil (Taylor 1931, Taylor 1960, Joly 1965, Oliveira Filho 1977), Chile (Santelices 1989, Ramírez & Santelices 1991, Hoffmann & Santelices 1997), Guyana (Taylor 1960), Peru (Dawson, Acleto & Foldvik 1964, Ramírez & Santelices 1991), Temperate South America (Ramírez & Santelices 1991), Uruguay (Taylor 1939, Coll & Oliveira 1999), Venezuela (Ganesan 1990).

Africa: Algeria (Gallardo & al. 1993), Eritrea (Lipkin & Silva 2002), Ethiopia (Papenfuss 1968), Kenya (Silva & al. 1996), Libya (Gallardo & al. 1993), Mauritius (Børgesen 1940, Børgesen 1946, Silva & al. 1996), Morocco (Dangeard 1949, Gallardo & al. 1993, Benhissoune, Boudouresque & Verlaque 2001, Benhissoune, Boudouresque & Verlaque 2001), Mozambique (Silva & al. 1996), South Africa (Silva & al. 1996, Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997), Sudan (Papenfuss 1968), Tunisia (Meñez & Mathieson 1981, Ben Maiz, Boudouresque & Quahchi 1987, Gallardo & al. 1993).

Indian Ocean Islands: Andaman Islands (Silva & al. 1996), Christmas Island (Silva & al. 1996), Maldives (Silva & al. 1996), Nicobar Islands (Silva & al. 1996), Rodrigues Island (Silva & al. 1996, De Clerck & al. 2004).

Middle East: Bahrain (Silva & al. 1996), Egypt (Papenfuss 1968, Aleem 1993, Gallardo & al. 1993), Iran (Silva & al. 1996, Sohrabipour & Rabii 1999), Iraq (Silva & al. 1996, Al-Saboonchi & Al-Shawi 2016), Israel (Nemlich & Danin 1964, Einav 2007, Einav & Israel 2008), Jordan (Papenfuss 1968), Kuwait (Silva & al. 1996), Saudi Arabia (Papenfuss 1968), Turkey (Güven & Öztig 1971, Güner, Aysel, Sukatar & Öztürk 1985, Cirik, Zeybeck, Aysel & Cirik 1990, Gallardo & al. 1993, Zeybek, Güner & Aysel 1993), Yemen (Papenfuss 1968, Silva & al. 1996).

South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Silva & al. 1996, Ahmed & al. 2008), India (Silva & al. 1996, Sahoo et al. 2001, Gupta 2012), Lebanon (Lakkis 2013), Levant states (Gallardo & al. 1993), Pakistan (Silva & al. 1996), Sri Lanka (Silva & al. 1996).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine 1993, Silva & al. 1996), Malaysia (Silva & al. 1996), Myanmar (Burma) (Silva & al. 1996), Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987), Vietnam (Tsutsui et al. 2005, Tien 2007).

Asia: China (Tseng 1984, Liu 2008, Tseng 2009, Ding & Luan 2013), Japan (Okamura 1936, Segawa 1981, Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Shimada et al. 2003, Titlyanov et al 2006), Kamchatka (Vozzhinskaja 1965), Korea (Lee & Kang 1986, Lee & Kang 2001, Lee 2008), Taiwan (Lewis & Norris 1987, Huang 2000, Shao 2003-2014, Shao 2003-2014).

Australia and New Zealand: Lord Howe Island (Kraft 2000), New South Wales (Millar & Kraft 1994), New Zealand (Adams 1994, Nelson & Phillips 1996), Papua New Guinea (Coppejans & al. 2001), Queensland (Lewis 1987, Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010), South Australia (Womersley 1984), Tasmania (Day & al. 1995), Victoria (Day & al. 1995), Western Australia (Huisman & Walker 1990, Huisman & Borowitzka 2003).

Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Easter Island (Santelices & Abbott 1987), Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996, South & Skelton 2003), Hawaiian Islands (Abbott & Huisman, 2004, Sherwood 2004), Mariana Islands (Tsuda 2003), Samoan Archipelago (Skelton & South 1999).

Subantarctic Islands: South Georgia (Wells, Brewin & Brickle 2011), South Shetland Islands (Wiencke & Clayton 2002).

Antarctic and Antarctic islands: Ant./Subantarctic and islands (Papenfuss 1964, Wiencke & Clayton 2002).

Key references
Burrows, E.M. (1991). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 2. Chlorophyta. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-238, 60 figs, 9 pls. London: Natural History Museum Publications.

Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.

Ding, L. & Luan, R. (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus IV Chlorophyta No. I Ulotrichales Chaetophorales, Phaeophilales, Ulvales, Acrosiphoniales. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-173, pls I-VI. Beijing: Science Press.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

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.

Pedroche, F.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar-Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar-Rosas, R. (2005). Catálogo de las algas marinas bentónicas del Pacífico de México. I. Chlorophycota. pp. i-viii, 17-146. Ensenada, México: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California.

Salavarría Palma, E.A. & Paul, S. (2020). A peep into the transcriptome studies of the industrially important brown algae with special focus on Macrocystis genus. Revista Peruana de Biología 27(1): 49-53.

Shimada, S., Hiraoka, M., Nabata, S., Lima, M. & Masuda, M. (2003). Molecular phylogenetic analyses of the Japanese Ulva and Enteromorpha (Ulvales, Ulvophyceae), with special reference to the free-floating Ulva. Phycological Research 51(2): 99-108.

Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Zemke-White, W.L. & Ohno, M. (1999). World seaweed utilisation: an end-of-century summary. Journal of Applied Phycology 11: 369-376.

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References
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Beer, S. & Shragge, B. (1987). Photosynthetic carbon metabolism in Enteromorpha compressa (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 23: 580-584, 4 figs, 3 tables.
Bliding, C. (1948). &üml;ber Enteromorpha intestinalis and compressa. Botaniska Notiser 1948: 123-136.
Blomster, J., Maggs, C.A. & Stanhope, M.J. (1998). Molecular and morphological analysis of Enteromorpha intestinalis and E. compressa (Chlorophyta) in the British Isles. Journal of Phycology 34: 319-340.
Kim, K.Y. & Lee, I.K. (1992). Phenology of marine Enteromorpha compressa (L.) Greville (Ulvales, Chlorophyceae) growing along tidal levels. Korean Journal of Botany 35: 69-75.
Kim, K.Y. & Lee, I.K. (1994). Morphological differences among the populations of Enteromorpha compressa (L.) Greville (Chlorophyceae) due to environmental factors. Korean Journal of Phycology 9(1): 29-35, 1 fig, 6 tables.
Kim, M.-K. & Lee, H.-W. (1998). Changes in B-carotene content in fresh and dry thalli of Undaria pinnatifida and Enteromorpha compressa from Korea. Algae 13(1): 151-155, 5 figs, 1 table.
Kuwano, K., Sakurai, R., Motozu, Y., Kitade, Y. & Saga, N. (2008). Diurnal cell division regulated by Gating, the G,/S transition in Enteromorpha Compressa (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 44: 364-373.
Lahaye, M. & Jegou, D. (1993). Chemical and physical-chemical characteristics of dietary fibres from Ulva lactuca (L.) Thuret and Enteromorpha compressa (L.) Grev.. Journal of Applied Phycology 5: 195-200.
Larsen, J. (1981). Crossing experiments with Enteromorpha intestinalis and E. compressa from different European localities. Nordic Journal of Botany 1: 128-136.
Niemann, D.I. & Dörffling, K. (1980). Growth-inhibitors and growth-promoters in Enteromorpha compressa (Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 16: 383-389, 8 figs.
Percival, E. (1964). Polysaccharides of the green seaweeds, Ulva lactuca and Enteromorpha compressa. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 4: 360-365.
Silva, M.W.R.N. de & Burrows, E.M. (1973). An experimental assessment of the status of the species Entermorpha intestinalis (L.) Link and Enteromorpha compressa (L.) Grev. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 53: 895-904.

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