Conochaete comosa Klebahn
Conochaete comosa Klebahn 1893: 317, pl. XIV: figs 17, 18
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furnished with tufts of leaves or hairs.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Distribution by country
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Conochaete comosa Klebahn)
Arctic: Ellesmere Island (Croasdale 1973).
Europe: Britain (John 2002, Whitton et al. 2003), Spain (Alvárez Cobelas & Gallardo 1986, Cambra Sánchez, Álvarez Cobelas & Aboal Sanjurjo 1998).
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Broady et al. 2012).
John, D.M. (2002). Order Coleochaetales. In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 470-473. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Conochaete&species=comosa
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Conochaete&Species=comosa
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 August 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 June 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:53555