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Cladophora plumosa Kützing

Publication details
Cladophora plumosa Kützing 1843: 270

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.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora rupestris (Linnaeus) Kützing

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

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Renamed Cladophora bertolonii by Kützing (1849: 397).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Gulf von Spezzia" (Dawson 1945: 66). Type: Bertoloni; L 937/281/308 (Hoek 1963: 66). Notes: According to Hoek (1963:66) the type is labelled "Portus Luna", Golfo di Spèzia

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Source of current name
Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, [1]-248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 December 2018.

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