Cladophora cristata Kützing
Cladophora cristata Kützing 1849: 404
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crested.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
van den Hoek (1963: 148) gives the authority of this species as Cladophora cristata (Roth) Kützing, 1849: 404, probably as Kützing cited "Conferva cristata marina Roth (ex specim.)" but this is not an acceptable basionym.
This is a marine species.
Created: 25 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 May 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 19 April 2019.