Cladophora velutina , nom. inval. 1996
Cladophora velutina Lindauer in W.A.Nelson & L.Phillips 1996: no. 154, nom. inval.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Wittrockiella salina V.J.Chapman
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), velvety, densely covered with short soft erect hairs (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: name distributed without a description in the ecsiccata Algae Novae-Zelanicae but later published as Wittrockiella salina V.J.Chapman (Nelson & Phillips 1996). - (16 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Nelson, W.A. & Phillips, L. (1996). The Lindauer legacy: current names for the Algae Novae-Zelanicae Exsiccatae. New Zealand Journal of Botany 34: 553-582.
Created: 16 February 2017 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 19 September 2020.