Cladophora virgata (Kützing) Kützing
Cladophora virgata (Kützing) Kützing 1853: 27, t. 95, fig. 1
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora hutchinsiae (Dillwyn) Kützing
Isotype locality: Livorno (Hoek 1963: 61). Isotype: L 937/281/327 (Hoek 1963: 61).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), twiggy, long and slender or streaked, rod-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine 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: 23 April 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 December 2019.