Cladophora rectangularis (A.W. )
Cladophora rectangularis (A.W.Griffiths) Harvey 1846: pl. XII
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1846). Phycologia britannica, or, a history of British sea-weeds: containing coloured figures, generic and specific characters, synonymes, and descriptions of all the species of algae inhabiting the shores of the British Islands. pp. Text with plates, pls I-LXXVIII. London: Reeve & Benham.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora hutchinsiae (Dillwyn) Kützing
Conferva rectangularis A.W.Griffiths
Lectotype locality: Tor Abbey, Devon, England (Hoek 1963: 61). Isotype: L 937/281/394 (Hoek 1963: 61). Notes: Syntype localities: Tor-abbey and Meadfoot, Devon.
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), rectangular (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, -248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
Created: 30 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 June 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 February 2020.