Chaetomorpha okamurae S. 1932
Chaetomorpha okamurae S.Ueda 1932: 23-24
Published in: Ueda, S. (1932). New freshwater species of Chaetomorpha. Journal of the Imperial Fisheries Institute, Tokyo 27: 23-24.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetomorpha is Chaetomorpha melagonium (F.Weber & D.Mohr) Kützing.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Basicladia okamurae (S.Ueda) Garbary
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Garbary, D.J. (2010). Taxonomy of Basicladia (Cladophorales, Chlorophyta) with two new combinations. Novon: A Journal for Botanical Nomenclature 20(1): 38-40.
Hanyuda, T., Wakana, I., Arai, S., Miyaji, K., Watano, Y. & Ueda, K. (2002). Phylogenetic relationships within Cladophorales (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) inferred from 18S rRNA gene sequences with special reference to Aegagropila linnaei. Journal of Phycology 38: 564-571.
Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], -933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
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.
Yoshii, Y., Hanyuda, T., Wakana, I., Miyaji, K., Arai, S., Ueda, K. & Inouye, I. (2004). Carotenoid compositions of Cladophora balls (Aegagropila linnaei) and some members of the Cladophorlaes (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta): their taxonomic and evolutionary implication. Journal of Phycology 40(6): 1170-1177, 3 figs, 3 tables.
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