Cladophora minima (Okada) , nom. illeg.
Cladophora minima (Okada) Sakai 1964: 79, nom. illeg.
Published in: Sakai, Y. (1964). The species of Cladophora from Japan and its vicinity. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 5(1): 1-104.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aegagropila linnaei Kützing
Type locality: Honshu, Japan
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very little, very least (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Cladophora minima (Foslie) De Toni 1889; see Yoshida (1977). - (3 Mar 2017) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Niiyama, Y. (1989). Morphology and classification of Cladophora aegagrophila (L.) Rabenhorst (Cladophorales, Chlorophyta) in Japanese Lakes. Phycologia 28: 71-76, 10 figs.
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], -933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Yoshida, T. (1977). Nomenclatural notes on some Japanese marine algae (2). Bulletin of the Japanese Society for Phycology 25: 79-82.
Created: 22 August 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 July 2018 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 19 April 2019.