Letterstedtia petiolata J. 1883
Letterstedtia petiolata J.Agardh 1883: 176-177, pl. IV: figs. 123, 124
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1883). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Tredje afdelningen.). Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 19(2): 1-177, IV pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva rigida C.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), petioled.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Type locality: Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 751). Notes: Silva et al. recommend consulting Womersley (1956: 354) for further information regarding the type locality of this species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Letterstedtia petiolata J.Agardh)
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Chapman 1956).
Created: 30 April 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 30 October 2020.