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Enteromorpha simplex (K.L.Vinogradova) R.P.T.Koeman & Hoek 1982

Publication details
Enteromorpha simplex (K.L.Vinogradova) R.P.T.Koeman & Hoek 1982: 42

Published in: Koeman, R.P.T. & van den Hoek, C. (1982). The taxonomy of Enteromorpha Link, 1820, (Chlorophyceae) in the Netherlands. II. The section Proliferae. Cryptogamie, Algologie 3: 37-70.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Enteromorpha is Enteromorpha intestinalis (Linnaeus) Nees.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva prolifera O.F.Müller

Basionym
Enteromorpha prolifera f. simplex K.L.Vinogradova

Type information
Kandalakshski Zaliv, Beloye More, Murmansk Oblast, Russia (Hayden & al. 2003: 290). Holotype: K.L. Vonogradova; 8.viii.1967; LE (Hayden & al. 2003: 290).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), simple, undivided, unbranched, of one piece or series, not consisting of several distinct parts (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Enteromorpha simplex (K.L.Vinogradova) R.P.T.Koeman & Hoek)
Europe: Baltic Sea (Nielsen & al. 1995), Faroe Islands (Nielsen & Gunnarsson 2001), France (Dizerbo & Herpe 2007), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996), Netherlands (Stegenga & al. 1997), Portugal (Araújo & al., 2003), Spain (Granja, Cremades & Barbara 1992, Guillermes, Cremades & Pérez-Cirera 1994, Bárbara & Cremades 1996, Peña & Bárbara 2002).

Africa: Morocco (Gallardo & al. 1993, Benhissoune, Boudouresque & Verlaque 2001).

Source of current name
Cui, J., Monotilla, A.P., Zhu, W., Takano, Y., Shimada, S., Ichihara, K., Matsui, T., He, P., & Hiraoka, M. (2018). Taxonomic reassessment of Ulva prolifera (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) based on specimens from the type locality and Yellow Sea green tides. Phycologia 57(6): 692-704.

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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 27 October 2021.

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