Cladophora aegagropila var. holsatica (Kützing) Rabenhorst 1868
Cladophora aegagropila var. holsatica (Kützing) Rabenhorst 1868: 344
Published in: Rabenhorst, L. (1868). Flora europaea algarum aquae dulcis et submarinae. Sectio III. Algae chlorophyllophyceas, melanophyceas et rhodophyceas complectens. pp. i-xx, 1-461, 51 figs. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: Apud Eduardum Kummerum.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cladophora is Cladophora oligoclona (Kützing) Kützing.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aegagropila linnaei Kützing.
Cladophora holsatica Kützing
Type locality: "In lacubus holsaticis et lauenburgensibus" [Germany/Denmark]; (Kützing 1849: 414)
Origin of Species Name
Noun (Greek), a ball of hair or a concretion found in the stomach of the goat and other ruminants.
This is a marine species.
Created: 15 April 2003 by Elizabeth Moran.
Last updated: 04 March 2018
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 March 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 31 March 2023