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Cladophora diffusa (Roth) Kützing

Publication details
Cladophora diffusa (Roth) Kützing 1845: 214

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1845). Phycologia germanica, d. i. Deutschlands Algen in bündigen Beschreibungen. Nebst einer Anleitung zum Untersuchen und Bestimmen dieser Gewächse für Anfänger. pp. [i]-x, [1]-340 ['240']. Nordhausen: zu finden bei Wilh. Köhne.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cladophora is Cladophora oligoclona (Kützing) Kützing.

Basionym
Conferva diffusa Roth

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva diffusa Roth 1800
Cladophora hutchinsiae f. diffusa (Roth) Holmes & Batters 1890

Taxonomic notes
Entity of uncertain taxonomic position (Furnari et al., 1999). Some authors (e.g. Holmes & Batters 1890: 75) have indicated that it represents a form of Cladophora hutchinsiae, in which case the name would have priority.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Holmes, E.M. & Batters, E.A.L. (1890). A revised list of the British marine algae. Annals of Botany 5: 63-107.

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