Cladophoropsis vaucheriiformis (Areschoug) Papenfuss 1958

Cladophoropsis vaucheriiformis (Areschoug) Papenfuss

Current name: Cladophoropsis vaucheriiformis (Areschoug) Papenfuss
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Publication Details
Cladophoropsis vaucheriiformis (Areschoug) Papenfuss 1958: 104

Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1958). Notes on algal nomenclature. IV. Various genera and species of Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Taxon 7: 104-109.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cladophoropsis is Cladophoropsis membranacea (Bang ex C.Agardh) Børgesen.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Spongocladia vaucheriiformis J.E.Areschoug

Type Information
Type locality: Mauritius; (Silva & al. 1996: 797) Lectotype: Areschoug or Pike; S; A2572 (Leliaert & Coppejans 2006: 668) Notes: Syntypes: Mauritius, S A2569, A2570 & A2571. Several specimens from Mauritius are present in S; one of these labeled 'Spongocladia vaucheriaeformis Aresch. Ad litora insula Mauritius, dedit Areschoug' from the Areschoug herbarium, is indicated as lectotype by Leliaert & Coppejans (2006: 668).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 08 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 25 March 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 25 March 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 16 July 2024

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