Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
AlgaeBase
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Species
BOLD images
  • Ulva compressa
BOLDS images II Species
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
BioImages resource Species
Botany resource
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Ulva compressa
Environments
  • Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Greville
Freshwater and Marine Image Bank, University Libraries, U Washington
  • Ulva compressa
IABIN resource
BioLib.cz Import
  • Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Greville
AlgaeBase
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Species
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Ulva compressa Linnaeus
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Enteromorpha compressa f linearis
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Enteromorpha compressa (Linnaeus) Nees, 1820
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Enteromorpha compressa f. complanata (Chapman)
OBIS depth range resource
OBIS depth range resource
OBIS depth range resource
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012
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Species
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia

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