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Enteromorpha clathrata var. plumosa (Kützing) V.J.Chapman, nom. inval.

Publication details
Enteromorpha clathrata var. plumosa (Kützing) V.J.Chapman 1956: 420, nom. inval.

Published in: Chapman, V.J. (1956). The marine algae of New Zealand. Part I. Myxophyceae and Chlorophyceae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 55: 333-501, 153 figs, Plates 24-50.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Enteromorpha is Enteromorpha intestinalis (Linnaeus) Nees.

Basionym
Desmotrichum plumosum Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Adriatic Sea near Trieste

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), latticed or pierced with openings like a grating or trellis (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: place of publication of basionym not correctly cited; cites Kützing 1856, a later usage which refers to an earlier usage (1849) (but not to the original usage) (Index Nominum Algarum).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 24 October 2003 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 03 February 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 November 2018.

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