Ochlochaete ferox Huber 1893: 292, pl. X 
Published in: Huber, J. (1893). Contributions à la connaissance des Chaetophorées epiphytes et endophytes et de leurs affinités. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, sér. 7, 16: 265-359.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ochlochaete hystrix Thwaites
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), very thorny, fierce (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: near Le Croisic, Loire-Atlantique, France (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 725).
Source of current name
Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, -288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
Burrows, E.M. (1991). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 2. Chlorophyta. pp. [i]-xi, -238, 60 figs, 9 pls. London: Natural History Museum Publications.
Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2018.