Cladophora rupestris f. contracta Simmons
Cladophora rupestris f. contracta Simmons 1897
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora rupestris (Linnaeus) Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rocky, rock-dwelling (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Near Näs, Island Österö (Hoek 1963: 67). Type: 23/7/1895; C Simmons, Iter faeroense 1895, n. 143
Source of current name
Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, -248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
Created: 24 April 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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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 11 December 2018.