Aegagropila profunda (Brand) Heering
Aegagropila profunda (Brand) Heering 1921: 59
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aegagropila linnaei Kützing
Cladophora profunda Brand
Syntype localities: "Würmsee et Ammersee" [Bavaria, Germany] (Brand 1895: 222). Isotype: Plants loose-lying on the bottom. L 910/188/454 Wittrock & Nordstedt, Alg. exs., n. 1226 (Hoek 1963: 52).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), deep, from a great depth (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater 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
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: 18 April 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 08 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 November 2019.