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.
Detailed distribution with sources
(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 24 May 2019.