Enteromorpha vulgaris var. compressa (Linnaeus) Edmondston 1845
Ulva compressa LinnaeusRottnest Island, Western Australia.John Huisman (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Enteromorpha vulgaris var. compressa (Linnaeus) Edmondston 1845: 64
Published in: Edmondston, T. (1845). A flora of Shetland; comprehending a list of the flowering and cryptogamic plants of the Shetland Islands, with remarks on their topogaphy, geology and climate, &c. &c. pp. [i]- xxviii, -67, errata slip. Aberdeen: Geo. Clarke & Son.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva compressa Linnaeus.
Ulva compressa Linnaeus
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), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).
This is a species.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 11 March 2006
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 11 March 2006. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 August 2022