Aegagropila profunda (Brand) Heering 1921
Aegagropila profunda (Brand) Heering 1921: 59
Published in: Heering, W. (1921). Chlorophyceae IV. Siphonocladiales, Siphonales. In: Süsswasser-flora Deutschlands, &Österreichs und der Schweiz. Heft 7. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. 1-103. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.
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.
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: 19 November 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 May 2021.