Chaetomorpha media (C. ) Kützing
Chaetomorpha media (C.Agardh) Kützing 1849: 380
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetomorpha is Chaetomorpha melagonium (F.Weber & D.Mohr) Kützing.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chaetomorpha antennina (Bory) Kützing
Conferva media C.Agardh
Type locality: West Indies (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 760).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), intermediate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 15 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Raghukumar, C. (1987). Fungal parasites of the green alga Chaetomorpha media. Dis. Aquat. Organ. 3: 147-150.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2019.