Calothrix robusta & N.L.Gardner
Calothrix robusta Setchell & N.L.Gardner in N.L.Gardner 1918: 473, pl. 40: fig. 22
Published in: Gardner, N.L. (1918). New Pacific coast marine algae III. University of California Publications in Botany 6: 455-486, Plates 38-41.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Calothrix is Calothrix confervicola C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), strong growing, strong-growing, or stout (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cypress Point, Monterey County, California, U.S.A. (Gardner 1918: 473). Holotype: Gardner No. 3397; UC (Gardner 1918: 473).
Komárek, J. (2013). Süsswasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Cyanoprokaryota: 3rd part: heterocystous genera. Vol. 19 pp. [i]-xviii, -1130. Heidelberg: Springer Spektrum.
Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2017). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus I Cyanophyta. pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-176, pls I-IV. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]
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