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
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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 21 September 2018.