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Cladophora penicillata var. lutescens (Kützing) Ardissone

Publication details
Cladophora penicillata var. lutescens (Kützing) Ardissone 1886: 233

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 dalmatica Kützing

Basionym
Cladophora lutescens Kützing

Type information
Lectotype locality: Livorno (Hoek 1963: 187). Lectotype: L, 937/155/84 (Hoek 1963: 187).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a pencil or an artist'’s camel-hair brush (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula brasiliana (Cleve) Cleve 1894

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 April 2019.

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