Cladophora utriculosa var. laetevirens ( )
Cladophora laetevirens (Dillwyn) Kützing 1. Branching pattern. 2. Intertidal rocks overgrown by C. laetevirens, which densely covered by Diatoms, giving brown color to the plants (O Lan Lagoon, Vietnam). Insert: Habit (on Lobster farm constructions, Mot Island, Vietnam).
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Cladophora utriculosa var. laetevirens (Dillwyn) Hauck 1885: 455
Published in: Hauck, F. (1885). Die Meeresalgen Deutschlands und Österreichs. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. Zweite Auflage. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 2, pp. 513-575, [i]-xxiii [xxiv]. Leipzig: Eduard Kummer.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora laetevirens (Dillwyn) Kützing
Conferva laetevirens Dillwyn
Type locality: Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 776). Neotype: K, H 4351/60/6 “1806, L.W.D., C. laetvirens” (Hoek 1963: 128). Notes: For further details on the type/neotype refer to van den Hoek (1963:128). According to Womersley (1984: 200) the type is in BM (ex K).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bladder-like.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, -248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
Created: 11 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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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 11 December 2019.