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Chaetomorpha clavata var. torta Farlow ex Collins

Publication details
Chaetomorpha clavata var. torta Farlow ex Collins 1909: 323

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetomorpha is Chaetomorpha melagonium (F.Weber & D.Mohr) K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chaetomorpha spiralis Okamura

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), clavate (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Pacific Beach, San Diego County, California, U.S.A (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 767).

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Source of current name
Abbott, I.A. (1972). Taxonomic and nomenclatural notes on North Pacific marine algae. Phycologia 11: 259-265, 7 figs.

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 20 November 2019.

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