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Cladophora cristata Kützing

Publication details
Cladophora cristata Kützing 1849: 404

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cladophora is Cladophora oligoclona (Kützing) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crested.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
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.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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