Ulva lactuca Linnaeus

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

PlantaeChlorophytaUlvophyceaeUlvalesUlvaceaeUlva

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Overview

Full Name

Ulva lactuca Linnaeus

Common names

  • sea lettuce eng
  • laitue de mer fra
  • Meersalat deu
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Linnaeus, C. (1753). Species plantarum, exhibentes plantas rite cognitas ad genera relatas cum differentiis specificis, nominibus trivialibus, synonymis selectis, locis natalibus, secundum systema sexuale digestas. Stockholm.

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Plantae
phylum
Chlorophyta
class
Ulvophyceae
order
Ulvales
family
Ulvaceae
genus
Ulva
species
Ulva lactuca
 
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Bibliography

Broady, P. A. ; Flint, E. A. ; Nelson, W. A. ; Cooper, V. C. ; deWinton, M. D. ; Novis, P. M. 23: Phyla CHLOROPHYTA and CHAROPHYTA: green algae. In: Gordon, D. P. , New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity Volume 3.

NZFLORA February 2012

NZIB July 2012

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.