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Ulva javanica N.L.Burman 1768

Publication details
Ulva javanica N.L.Burman 1768: 239

Published in: Burman, N.L. (1768). Flora indica: cui accedit series zoophytorum indicorum, nec non prodromus florae capensis. pp. [i-vii], [1]-241 [242 = Elenchus tabularum][1-17], [1] 1*, 2-28, 25 [bis]-28 [bis], pls 1-21, 21*, 22-67. Lugduni Batavorum [Leiden], Amstelaedami [Amsterdam]: apud Cornelium Haek, apud Johannem Schreuderum.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ulva is Ulva lactuca Linnaeus.

Type information
Type locality: Java (Silva & al. 1996: 909).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Silva, Basson & Moe (1996) write: "The identity of this species is unknown. The type, if extant, would be at Genève (G). Merrill (1921: 332%u2013333) suggested that it might be representative of the freshwater genus Chara. It probably came from the north coast of Java and thus not from the Indian Ocean." - (16 Sep 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ulva javanica N.L.Burman)
South-east Asia: Indonesia (Silva & al. 1996).

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2021.

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