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Umbraulva japonica (Holmes) Bae & I.K.Lee 2001

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

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Umbraulva japonica (Holmes) Bae & I.K.Lee
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Courtesy Chiba University.

Umbraulva japonica (Holmes) Bae & I.K.Lee
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Courtesy Chiba University.

Umbraulva japonica (Holmes) Bae & I.K.Lee
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Courtesy Chiba University.

Umbraulva japonica (Holmes) Bae & I.K.Lee
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Courtesy Chiba University. Transverse section..

Umbraulva japonica (Holmes) Bae & I.K.Lee
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Courtesy Chiba University. Surface cells..

 

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Umbraulva japonica (Holmes) Bae & I.K.Lee Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Courtesy Chiba University
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Publication details
Umbraulva japonica (Holmes) Bae & I.K.Lee 2001: 230

Published in: 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.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Umbraulva.

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

Basionym
Letterstedtia japonica Holmes

Type information
Type locality: Enoshima, Japan (Holmes 1896: 251). Type: Ohkubo, no. 40; BM (Holmes 1896: 251). Notes: BM.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Japan (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Letterstedtia japonica Holmes 1896
Ulva japonica (Holmes) Papenfuss 1960

Habitat notes
Subtidal from 10-20 m deep, attached to hard substrates like rocks (Lee et al., 2020). - (2 Apr 2021) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp. [1] 5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program. [in Korean]

Kawai, H., Hanyuda, T., Mine, I., Takaichi, S., Terada, R. & Kitayama, T. (2020 '2021'). Morphology and molecular phylogeny of Umbraulva spp. (Ulvales, Ulvophyceae), and proposal of Ryuguphycus gen. nov. and R. kuaweuweu comb. nov.. European Journal of Phycology 56(1): 1-11.

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.

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.

Created: 19 August 2002 by M.D. Guiry

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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.

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