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Aegagropila flaccida (Kützing) Kützing 1854

Publication details
Aegagropila flaccida (Kützing) Kützing 1854: 16, t. 73, fig. 2

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1854). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. IV pp. i-xvi, 1-23, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. 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 vagabunda (Linnaeus) Hoek

Basionym
Cladophora flaccida Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Adriatic Sea (Hoek 1963: 147).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flaccid, not able to hold up its own weight (Stearn 1985).

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

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

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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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