Cladophora fluitans Kützing
Cladophora fluitans Kützing 1845: 217
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1845). Phycologia germanica, d. i. Deutschlands Algen in bündigen Beschreibungen. Nebst einer Anleitung zum Untersuchen und Bestimmen dieser Gewächse für Anfänger. pp. [i]-x, -340 ['240']. Nordhausen: zu finden bei Wilh. Köhne.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora glomerata (Linnaeus) Kützing
Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), floating, swimming (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Nordhausen (Thüringen, Germany) (Hoek 1963: 164). Type: L, 937/278/158 (Hoek 1963: 164).
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: 30 May 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 15 December 2017 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 11 December 2019.