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Cladophora gracilis f. expansa (Farlow) Collins

Publication details
Cladophora gracilis f. expansa (Farlow) Collins in F.S. Collins, Holden & Setchell 1902: no. 981

Published in: Collins, F.S., Holden, I. & Setchell, W.A. (1902). Phycotheca boreali-americana. A collection of dried specimens of the algae of North America. Vol. Fasc. XIX-XX, Nos. 901-1000 pp. Nos. 901-1000. Malden, Massachusetts.

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.

Basionym
Cladophora gracilis var. expansa Farlow

Type information
Syntype localities: Gloucester and Nahant, Massachusetts, U.S.A (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 774).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cladophora gracilis var. expansa Farlow 1881

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996: 774), this taxon may lie within the circumscription of Cladophora flexuosa but has not yet been transferred or reduced to synonymy.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Pedroche, F.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar-Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar-Rosas, R. (2005). Catálogo de las algas marinas bentónicas del Pacífico de México. I. Chlorophycota. pp. i-viii, 17-146. Ensenada, México: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California.

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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 22 April 2019.

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