Ochlochaete dendroides var. pachyderma
Ochlochaete dendroides var. pachyderma Hansgirg 1892: 234, pl. VI: fig. 6
Published in: Hansgirg, A. (1892). Neue Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Meeresalgen- und Bacterien-Flora der österreichisch-ungarischen Küstenländer. Sitzungsberichte der Königl. Böhmischen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-naturwissenschaftliche Classe 1892: 212-249, pl. VI.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phaeophila dendroides var. pachyderma (Hansgirg) Giaccone
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tree-like, resembling a tree in shape (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Cormaci, Furnari & Alongi (2014: 95) note that after the initial description this variety was not further recorded. - (30 Jun 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Adriatic Sea (Fasana near Pola; Ragusa Vecchia; on old mussel shells (Venus etc) and calcareous stones) (Silva 1996-to date).
Source of current name
Gallardo, T., Gómez Garreta, A., Ribera, M.A., Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., Giaccone, G. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (1993). Check-list of Mediterranean Seaweeds, II. Chlorophyceae Wille s.l.. Botanica Marina 36: 399-421, 1 fig, 1 table.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 June 2015 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 18 November 2018.