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Ulva taeniata (Setchell) Setchell & N.L.Gardner

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


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Ulva taeniata (Setchell) Setchell & N.L.Gardner
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Ulva taeniata (Setchell) Setchell & N.L.Gardner
Seal Rock, Oregon, USA; lower intertidal; model is Dr Gayle Hansen. 14 Jun 2003. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).


Ulva taeniata (Setchell) Setchell & N.L.Gardner Seal Rock, Oregon, USA; lower intertidal; model is Dr Gayle Hansen
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Ulva taeniata (Setchell) Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1920: 286, pl. 28

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1920). The marine algae of the Pacific coast of North America. Part II. Chlorophyceae. University of California Publications in Botany 8: 139-374, pls 9-33.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Ulva fasciata f. taeniata Setchell

Type information
Type locality: Monterey, California, U.S.A. (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 752). Type: UC (Womersley 1984: 149).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ulva fasciata f. taeniata Setchell 1901

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ulva dactylifera Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1920
Ulva fasciata var. taeniata (Setchell) Saifullah & Nizamuddin 1977

Taxonomic notes
Ulva stenophylla (Kirkendale et al. 2013: table 1; also see Kraft et al. 2010). - (15 May 2013) - Wendy Guiry

Distributional notes
Probable adventive species found on southern Australian coasts (Womersley 2003: 499). - (18 Feb 2009) - Wendy Guiry

Results of studies carried out by O'Kelly et al. (2010) suggest that Ulva populations in tropical and subtropical regions consist of species that are largely unique to these areas, for which the application of names based on types from temperate and boreal European and North American waters is inappropriate. - (1 Sep 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ulva fasciata f. taeniata Setchell)
Europe: Turkey (Europe) (Zeybek, Güner & Aysel 1993).

(as Ulva taeniata (Setchell) Setchell & N.L.Gardner)
North America: British Columbia (Scagel et al. 1989), California (CA) (Scagel et al. 1989, Hayden & Waaland 2004, Miller 2012, Miller 2012), Mexico (Hernández Almeida & Siqueiros Beltrones 2012 ), Oregon (OR) (Hansen 1997), Washington (WA) (Scagel et al. 1989).

Central America: Mexico (Pacific) (Pedroche et al. 2005).

South America: Chile (Santelices 1989, Ramírez & Santelices 1991, Hoffmann & Santelices 1997), Galápagos Islands (Ruiz & Ziemmeck 2011), Temperate South America (Ramírez & Santelices 1991).

South-west Asia: Goa (Pereira & Almeida 2014), Pakistan (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Turkey (Asia) (Taskin et al. 2008 ).

Asia: Korea (Lee 2008, Bae 2010).

Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Chapman 1956, Womersley 1984), South Australia (Womersley 1984), Tasmania (Womersley 1984, Scott 2017), Victoria (Womersley 1984), Western Australia (Womersley 1984, Huisman 2008 ).

Pacific Islands: Hawaiian Islands (HI) (Abbott & Huisman, 2004).

(as Ulva dactylifera Setchell & N.L.Gardner)
Europe: Turkey (Europe) (Taskin et al. 2008 ).

North America: California (CA) (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Stewart 1991), Gulf of California (Setchell & Gardner 1924, Dawson 1944), Mexico (Aguilar-Rosas et al. 2005).

Central America: Costa Rica (Fernández-García et al. 2011), Mexico (Pacific) (Pedroche et al. 2005).

South America: Ecuador (Taylor 1945), Galápagos Islands (Taylor 1945).

South-west Asia: India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Sahoo et al. 2001, Gupta 2012), Turkey (Asia) (Taskin et al. 2008 ).

Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Adams 1994).

Key references
Bae, H.B. (2010). Ulotrichales, Ulvales. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 1, Number 1. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae: Ulotrichales, Ulvales, Cladophorales, Bryopsidales. Marine green algae. (Bae, E.H., Kim, H.-S., Kwon, C.-J., Hwang, I.-K., Kiim, G.H. & Klochkova, T.A. Eds), pp. 7-52. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Hayden, H.S. & Waaland, J.R. (2004). A molecular systematic study of Ulva (Ulvaceae, Ulvales) from the northeast Pacific. Phycologia 43: 364-382.

Kirkendale, L., Saunders, G.W. & Winberg, P. (2013). A molecular survey of Ulva (Chlorophyta) in temperate Australia reveals enhanced levels of cosmopolitanism. Journal of Phycology 49(1): 69-81.

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.

Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

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

Womersley, H.B.S. (1984). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part I. pp. 329, 102 figs, 16 plates. Adelaide: Government Printer, South Australia.

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