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Catenella repens (Lightfoot) Batters

Publication details
Catenella repens (Lightfoot) Batters 1902: 69

Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Catenella is Catenella opuntia (Goodenough & Woodward) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Catenella caespitosa (Withering) L.M.Irvine

Basionym
Fucus repens Lightfoot

Type information
Type locality: Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 281).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 08 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Adams, J. (1904). Catenella repens at Ballygally Head. Irish Naturalist 13: 71.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 October 2019.

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