Ulva fenestrata [Status Unaccepted]   Postels & Ruprecht,  1840 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Chlorophyta
Class: Ulvophyceae
Order:Ulvales
Family:Ulvaceae

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Description
Color: Bright green

Flat blades with ruffled edges, possess many small holes in blades.


Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Sea Lettuce (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Rocky, Coastal

Biogeography


• INDIA
• PAKISTAN
• SRI LANKA

Literature Source(s)
  • Sahoo, D; Nivedita and Debasish (2001) Seaweeds of Indian coast S. B. Nangia, A. P. H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi 283 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Silva, PC; Basson, PW and Moe, RL (1996) Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean University of California Press 79 1259 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Oza, RM and Zaidi, SH (2001) A revised checklist of Indian marine algae Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • OceanLink- all about the Ocean Available at - http://oceanlink.island.net
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/

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