Chaetomorpha coliformis (Montagne) Kützing Wharekauri, Chatham Island, New Zealand
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Conferva coliformis Montagne 1842: 16
Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (1984). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part I. pp. 329, 102 figs, 16 plates. Adelaide: Government Printer, South Australia.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chaetomorpha coliformis (Montagne) Kützing
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: said to be Toud Island (Warrior Islet, Torres Strait, Australia), but probably near Hobart, Tasmania (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 762). Type: PC (Womersley 1984: 172). Notes: Silva et al. recommend consulting Womersley (1984: 172) for further details regarding this type locality.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 September 2018 by Wendy Guiry
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