Cladophora densa , nom. illeg.
Cladophora densa Harvey 1860: 333, nom. illeg.
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1860). Characters of new algae, chiefly from Japan and adjacent regions, collected by Charles Wright in the North Pacific Exploring Expedition under Captain James Rodgers. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 4: 327-335.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrocladus sakaii (I.A.Abbott) Boedeker
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dense (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: Priority for Cladophora densa (Roth) Kützing, 1845. - (29 Jan 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Hakodadi Bay, Japan ; on rocks at half-tide." [Hakodate, Hokkaido] (Harvey 1860: 334). Type: TCD?
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: 15 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 January 2017 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Katayama, N. & Saitoh, M. (1989). The influence of temperature shift on the photosynthesis of two marine macrobenthic algae, Cladophora densa and C. opaca. Korean Journal of Phycology 4(2): 143-147, 5 figs, 2 tables.
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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 22 January 2020.