Cloniophora capitellata Tiffany
Cloniophora capitellata Tiffany 1936: 174, pl. 3, figs 43-46
Published in: Tiffany, L.H. (1936). Wille's collection of Puerto Rican freshwater algae. Brittonia 2: 165-176, 3 plates.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cloniophora spicata (Schmidle) Islam
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: in rivulo prope Maricao oppidum Puerto Rico (Silva 1996-to date). Type: N. Wille; NY (Carlile et al. 2011: 1381).
Source of current name
Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, -288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
Carlile, A.L., O'Kelly, C.J. & Sherwood, A.R. (2011). The green algal genus Cloniophora represents a novel lineage in the Ulvales: a proposal for Cloniophoraceae fam. nov.. Journal of Phycology 47(6): 1379-1387.
Islam, A.K.M.N. (1961). The genus Cloniophora Tiffany. Revue Algologique, Nouvelle Serie 6: 7-32, 3 figs, 5 plates, 1 map.
Created: 18 October 2005 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 14 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 April 2019.