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Cladophora scopiformis (Ruprecht) Collins, Holden & Setchell

Publication details
Cladophora scopiformis (Ruprecht) Collins, Holden & Setchell 1902: no. 922 (as 'scopaeformis' )

Published in: Collins, F.S., Holden, I. & Setchell, W.A. (1902). Phycotheca boreali-americana. A collection of dried specimens of the algae of North America. Vol. Fasc. XIX-XX, Nos. 901-1000 pp. Nos. 901-1000. Malden, Massachusetts.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cladophora is Cladophora oligoclona (Kützing) Kützing.

Basionym
Conferva scopiformis Ruprecht

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva scopiformis Ruprecht 1850

Nomenclatural notes
Attributed to Harvey (1853: 74), but there it gives Conferva scopaeformis [sic] in synonymy with Cladophora arcta, and the binomial Cladophora scopaeformis/scopiformis is not actually used. - (27 Mar 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Harvey, W.H. (1853). Nereis boreali-americana; or, contributions towards a history of the marine algae of the atlantic and pacific coasts of North America. Part II. Rhodospermeae. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 5(5): [i-ii], [1]-258, pls XIII-XXXVI.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 April 2019.

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