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Cladophora hawaiiana Tilden

Publication details
Cladophora hawaiiana Tilden 1909: nos 615, 616

Published in: Tilden, J.E. (1909). American algae. Cent. 7 (Exsiccata). Vol. Cent. 7 pp. 601-650. Minneapolis.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cladophora is Cladophora oligoclona (Kützing) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Cladophora tildeniae Brand 186
Microdictyon japonicum var. laxum Gilbert 1962

Nomenclatural notes
According to Aboott & Huisman (2003: 281), this is a substitute name for Cladophora tildeniae Brand (1904: 186-187), a later and illegitimate homonym of Cladophora tildeniae Brand in Tilden (1902: no. 541), a species that has been epitypified by Brand’s figures. This epitype is thus also the type of this entity.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Laie, Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands (Abbott & Huisman 2003: 281). Type: Brand (1904: figs 24-27) (epitype) (Abbott & Huisman 2003: 281).

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Source of current name
Abbott, I.A. & Huisman, J.M. (2003). New records and notes on Hawaiian marine benthic Chlorophyta, including Pseudochlorodesmis abbreviata n. comb. (Udoteaceae) and Cladophora luxurians (Gilbert), n. comb. (Cladophoraceae). Pacific Science 57: 275-285.

Key references
Abbott, I.A. & Huisman, J.M. (2004). Marine green and brown algae of the Hawaiian Islands. pp. i-xi, 1-259, 6 maps, 3 pls, 95 figs, 1 photograph. Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press.

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