Chaetobolus gibbus Rosenvinge
Chaetobolus gibbus Rosenvinge 1893: 928, fig. 41
Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. (1893). Grønlands Havalger. Meddelelser om Grønland 3: 763-981, 57 figs, 2 pls.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Chaetobolus.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ochlochaete hystrix Thwaites
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), humped (Sreenivasa Rao 1965).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Nielsen, R. (1978). Variation in Ochlochaete hystrix (Chaetophorales, Chlorophyceae) studied in culture. Journal of Phycology 14: 127-131, 19 figs, 1 table.
Pedersen, P.M. (2011). Grønlands havalger. pp.  7-208. Copenhagen: Forlaget Epsilon.DK.
Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 318 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=12551
Cite this record as:
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 19 April 2019.