Chorda tomentosa var. subfulva (Foslie) Lily Newton 1931
Chorda tomentosa var. subfulva (Foslie) Lily Newton 1931: 200
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chorda is Chorda filum (Linnaeus) Stackhouse.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halosiphon tomentosus (Lyngbye) Jaasund.
Chorda tomentosa f. subfulva Foslie
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), tomentose, i.e., thickly and evenly covered with short more or less adpressed curled or curved matted hairs (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 09 November 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 September 2004
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 September 2004. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 May 2023