Cloniophora willei Tiffany
Cloniophora willei Tiffany 1936: 173, pl. 3, figs 47, 48
Published in: Tiffany, L.H. (1936). Wille's collection of Puerto Rican freshwater algae. Brittonia 2: 165-176, 3 plates.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Cloniophora.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cloniophora spicata (Schmidle) A.K.M.N.Islam
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: in aquaductu prope Rio Pedras oppidum exstructo: Puerto Rico (Silva 1996-to date). Type: N. Wille; NY (Carlile et al. 2011: 1381).
Carlile, A.L., O'Kelly, C.J. & Sherwood, A.R. (2011). The green algal genus Cloniophora represents a novel lineage in the Ulvales: a proposal for Cloniophoraceae fam. nov.. Journal of Phycology 47(6): 1379-1387.
Islam, A.K.M.N. (1961). The genus Cloniophora Tiffany. Revue Algologique, Nouvelle Serie 6: 7-32, 3 figs, 5 plates, 1 map.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
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