Cladophora cornea (Kützing) Kützing 0
Cladophora cornea (Kützing) Kützing
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrocladus echinus (Biasoletto) Boedeker
Aegagropila cornea Kützing
Type locality: Venice (Hoek 1963: 47). Type: L 937/278/394 (Hoek 1963: 47).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horny, hard and close-textured but not brittle (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Boedeker, C., Leliaert, F. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2016). Molecular phylogeny of the Cladophoraceae (Cladophorales, Ulvophyceae) with the resurrection of Acrocladus Nägeli and Willeella Børgesen, and the description of Lurbica gen. nov. and Pseudorhizoclonium gen. nov. Journal of Phycology 52(6): 905-928.
Created: 13 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 January 2017 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 September 2020.