Chylocladia ovata ( ) 1902
Gastroclonium ovatum (Hudson) Papenfuss Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland
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Chylocladia ovata (Hudson) Batters 1902: 73
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.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chylocladia is Chylocladia kaliformis (Goodenough & Woodward) Hooker.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gastroclonium ovatum (Hudson) Papenfuss
Fucus ovatus Hudson
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ovate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 14 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 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 28 November 2020.