Chaetophora lobata Schrank 1783
Chaetophora lobata Schrank
Showing calcite crystals, incident light. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. - 18 August 2010. C.F.Carter (email@example.com) C.F.Carter (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Chaetophora lobata Schrank 1783: 125, 126, pl. VII, figs 2, 3
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetophora.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type: on Ceratophyllum demersum; L; (Index Nominum Algarum) Notes: Lectotype (designated by Caisová et al., 2011: 170): Chaetophora lobata Schrank 1783: 125, tab. VII, figs 2,3.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), lobed.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 13 April 2011 by G.M. Guiry.
Last updated: 10 June 2022
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 10 June 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 06 December 2023