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  
CLADOPHORALES Haeckel, 1894 (an order of green algae and seaweeds) Order  
CLADOPHORACEAE Wille, 1884 (a family of algae) Family  
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) Order  
TRENTEPOHLIACEAE (a family of green algae) Family  
Cephaleuros O. Kunze, 1827 (a genus of algal leaf spots) Genus 1 ident refs
Trentepohlia abietina (Flot.) Hansg., 1886 (a green alga)
Colony - in situ
Species  
Trentepohlia aurea (L.) Mart., 1817 (a green alga)
Thallus
Species  
ULOTRICHALES Borzi, 1895 (an order of green algae) Order  
ULOTRICHACEAE Kützing, 1843 (a family of algae) Family  
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  

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 34 feeding and other relationships of ULVOPHYCEAE (a class of green algae)

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