Ochlochaete hystrix var. ferox ( ) R.
Ochlochaete hystrix var. ferox (Huber) R.Nielsen 1978: 131
Published in: Nielsen, R. (1978). Variation in Ochlochaete hystrix (Chaetophorales, Chlorophyceae) studied in culture. Journal of Phycology 14: 127-131, 19 figs, 1 table.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ochlochaete hystrix Thwaites
Ochlochaete ferox Huber
Type locality: near Le Croisic, Loire-Atlantique, France (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 725).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), porpucine-like, bristly or spiny (Neal 1993).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
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 15 November 2018.