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Aegagropila repens (J.Agardh) Kützing 1845

Publication details
Aegagropila repens (J.Agardh) Kützing 1845: 15, t.17, fig. 2

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1845). Phycologia germanica, d. i. Deutschlands Algen in bündigen Beschreibungen. Nebst einer Anleitung zum Untersuchen und Bestimmen dieser Gewächse für Anfänger. pp. [i]-x, [1]-340 ['240']. Nordhausen: zu finden bei Wilh. Köhne.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Aegagropila is Aegagropila linnaei Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora coelothrix Kützing

Basionym
Conferva repens J.Agardh

Type information
Lectotype locality: Marseille, France (Hoek 1963: 41). Lectotype: Agardh (LD) 8538 (Hoek 1963: 41). Notes: van den Hoek (1963: 41) selected Marseille as the lectotype locality of this species. J. Agardh (1842: 13) lists a number of syntype localities in the Mediterranean (Nice, Marseille and Pozzuoli).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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
Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, [1]-248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.

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