Cladophora petraea ( ) Brand
Cladophora petraea (Hansgirg) Brand 1909: 73
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhizoclonium pachydermum Kjellman
Type locality: Mittelgrund near Bodenbach, Bohemia (Hoek 1963: 33). Type: 9/1890; attached to granite. Hansgirg W, 1903/5286 (Hoek 1963: 33).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing among rocks.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine 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.
Source of current name
Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, -288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, -248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.
Created: 02 April 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 19 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry 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.