Cladophora arcta ( ) Kützing, nom. illeg.
Acrosiphonia arcta (Dillwyn) Gain Kilkee, Co. Clare, Ireland; lower-shore rock platforms
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Cladophora arcta (Dillwyn) Kützing 1849: 417, nom. illeg.
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrosiphonia arcta (Dillwyn) Gain
Conferva arcta Dillwyn
Type locality: In the Sea, Bantry Bay [Co. Cork, Ireland] (Dillwyn 1809: 67). Lectotype: Ellen Hutchins; NMW (Jónsson 1991: 000).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), close, confined, tight (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 March 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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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 24 April 2019.