Cladophora gracilis var. expansa
Cladophora gracilis var. expansa Farlow 1881: 55
Published in: Farlow, W.G. (1881 '1882'). The marine algae of New England. In: Report of the U.S. Commissioner of Fish and Fisheries for 1879. ( Eds), pp. 1-210. Washington:
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora gracilis f. expansa (Farlow) Collins
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: Gloucester and Nahant, Massachusetts, U.S.A (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 774).
Source of current name
Collins, F.S., Holden, I. & Setchell, W.A. (1902). Phycotheca boreali-americana. A collection of dried specimens of the algae of North America. Vol. Fasc. XIX-XX, Nos. 901-1000 pp. Nos. 901-1000. Malden, Massachusetts.
Created: 14 January 2001 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 19 June 2009 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 14 December 2019.