Cladophora flagelliformis ( ) Kützing
Cladophora flagelliformis (Suhr) Kützing 1849: 388
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.
Conferva flagelliformis Suhr
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 772).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flagelliform (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
(as Cladophora virgata Kützing)
Australia and New Zealand: Auckland Islands (Papenfuss 1964).
(as Cladophora flagelliformis (Suhr) Kützing)
Atlantic Islands: Tristan da Cunha (Baardseth 1941).
Asia: South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016).
Leliaert, F. & Coppejans, E. (2003). The marine species of Cladophora (Chlorophyta) from the South African east coast. Nova Hedwigia 76(1-2): 45-82.
Wynne, M.J. (1986). Report on a collection of benthic marine algae from the Namibian coast (southwestern Africa). Nova Hedwigia 43: 311-355, 24 pls.
Created: 05 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 April 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 15 February 2019.