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Chaetomorpha torta (Farlow ex Collins) Yendo

Publication details
Chaetomorpha torta (Farlow ex Collins) Yendo 1914: 264-265

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

Basionym
Chaetomorpha clavata var. torta Farlow ex Collins

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

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), twisted (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 15 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 November 2019.

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