BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

ULVOPHYCEAE K.R. Mattox & K.D. Stewart, 1978 (a class of green algae)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Class)

BRYOPSIDALES J.H. Schaffner, 1922 (an order of green algae)
BRYOPSIDACEAE (a family of coenocytic green seaweeds), eg: Bryopsis plumosa (Hen Pen) - Terminal branching - close-up CODIACEAE (a family of coenocytic green seaweeds), eg: Codium adhaerens (a coenocytic green seaweed) - Colony - out of water
Order 5 subtaxa  
CLADOPHORALES Haeckel, 1894 (an order of green algae and seaweeds) Order 2 subtaxa  
CLADOPHORACEAE Wille, 1884 (a family of algae) Family 2 subtaxa  
Cladophora laetevirens (Dillwyn) Kützing, 1843 (a green seaweed)
Thallus
Species    
Cladophora rupestris (Linnaeus) Kützing, 1843 (a green seaweed)
Thallus
Species    
TRENTEPOHLIALES (an order of green algae)
TRENTEPOHLIACEAE (a family of green algae), eg: Trentepohlia abietina (a green alga) - Filaments
Order 4 subtaxa 1 ident refs
ULOTRICHALES Borzi, 1895 (an order of green algae) Order 1 subtaxon  
ULOTRICHACEAE Kützing, 1843 (a family of algae) Family 1 subtaxon  
Acrosiphonia arcta (Dillwyn) Gain, 1912 (a green seaweed)
Thallus
Species    
ULVALES Blackman & Tansley, 1902 (an order of green seaweeds)
KORNMANNIACEAE (a family of algae), eg: Blidingia minima (a green seaweed) - Thallus base ULVACEAE (a family of algae), eg: Ulva lactuca (Sea Lettuce) - Thallus
Order 6 subtaxa  

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Brodie, J., Maggs, C.A. & John, D.M. (eds), 2007 (maritime species) Green Seaweeds of Britain and Ireland
Wells, E., 2009 A Field Guide to the British Seaweeds

ULVOPHYCEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
CHLOROPHYTA
(green algae)
Seaweeds (via Ulvophyceae)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 44 feeding and other relationships of ULVOPHYCEAE (a class of green algae)

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