Aegagropila flaccida (Kützing) Kützing 1854
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).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora vagabunda (Linnaeus) Hoek
Cladophora flaccida Kützing
Type locality: Adriatic Sea (Hoek 1963: 147).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flaccid, not able to hold up its own weight (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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: 27 May 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 27 February 2011 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 06 May 2021.