Cladophoropsis peruviana M. 1914
Cladophoropsis peruviana M.Howe 1914: 30, pl. 2: figs 1-9
Published in: Howe, M.A. (1914). The marine algae of Peru. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club 15: 1-185, 44 figs, 66 plates.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cladophoropsis is Cladophoropsis membranacea (Hofman-Bang ex C.Agardh) Børgesen.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora coelothrix Kützing
Holotype locality: La Palisada, Peru (Leliaert & Coppejans 2006: 673). Holotype: Coker, 370; NY (Leliaert & Coppejans 2006: 673).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Mud- inhabiting species (Leliaert & Coppejans, 2006).
Source of current name
Cribb, A.B. (1960). Records of marine algae from south-eastern Queensland V. University of Queensland Papers, Department of Botany 4: 3-31, 9 pls.
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.
Leliaert, F. & Coppejans, E. (2006). A revision of Cladophoropsis Børgesen (Siphonocladales, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 45: 657-679.
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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 28 July 2021.