Coelothrix irregularis (Harvey) Børgesen Hawaii; scale is 5 mm
Cordylecladia irregularis Harvey 1853: 156
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1853). Nereis boreali-americana; or, contributions towards a history of the marine algae of the atlantic and pacific coasts of North America. Part II. Rhodospermeae. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 5(5): [i-ii], -258, pls XIII-XXXVI.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Coelothrix irregularis (Harvey) Børgesen
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), irregular (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Key West, Florida, U.S.A (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 358). Type: TCD (Yoshida 1998: 848).
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Created: 22 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 June 2010 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 July 2018.