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Ulva involvens P.Savi 1864

Publication details
Ulva involvens P.Savi in Salvadori 1864: 478

Published in: Salvadori, T. (1864). Catalogo degli uccelli di Sardegna con note ed osservazioni. Contunuazione e fine. Atti della Societá Italiana di Scienze Naturali. Milano 6: [424]-497, no figs.
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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 Ulvella involvens (P.Savi) Schmidle

Type information
Type locality: Sardinia: Capo S. Elia, near Cagliari (Salvadori 1864: 477).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
On feathers of the cormarant Phalacrocorax desmaresti; "Osservata con il microscopio si presenta formata da una fronda o ficoma incoloro, trasparente, compatto, a contorni ben limitati, risultante da celluloso, la di cui interna sostanza è scavata in loggette ripiene di verde endocromo, minute, angolate, sovente disposte in gruppetti quaternari, collocate in più strati a profondità varia" [Under the microscope it is formed by a frond or phycoma colorless, transparent, compact, with very limited contours, resulting from cellulose, whose internal substance is dug into small loggias filled with endochrome green, minute, angled, often arranged in groups of four, placed in several layers at different depths.] - (14 Mar 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Schmidle, W. (1899). Algologische Notizen. (Schluss.). Allgemeine botanische Zeitschrift für Systematik, Floristik, Pflanzengeographie 5: 57-58.

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Verified by: 14 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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