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Ulva amamiensis Tanaka 1956

Publication details
Ulva amamiensis Tanaka 1956: 104, pl. 1B; pl. 2: fig. 2

Published in: Tanaka, T. (1956). Studies on some marine algae from southern Japan, II. Mem. Fac. Fish. Kagoshima Univ. 5: 103-108.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Umbraulva amamiensis (Tanaka) Bae & I.K.Lee

Type information
Type locality: Japan: Kagoshima Prefecture: Usyuku, Amami Islands (Index Nominum Algarum). Type (fide T. Yoshida, Mar. Alg. Japan: 38. 1998): SAP 052183 (Index Nominum Algarum

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Bae, E.H. & Lee, I.K. (2001). Umbraulva, a new genus based on Ulva japonica (Holmes) Papenfuss (Ulvaceae, Chlorophyta) . Algae 16(3): 217-231, 10 figs, 4 tables.

Key references
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.

Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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