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Chaetophora pellicula Kjellman 1883

Publication details
Chaetophora pellicula Kjellman 1883: 352, pl. 31: figs 4-7

Published in: Kjellman, F.R. (1883). Norra Ishafvets algflora [Northern Arctic Ocean algalflora]. Vega-expeditionens Vetenskapliga Iakttagelser 3: 1-431, pls 1-31.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetophora is Chaetophora lobata Schrank.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pleurocladia lacustris A.Braun

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), pellicula f (genitive pelliculae); first declension (Diminutive of: pellis); small skin or hide.

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

General environment
This is a brackish species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.

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