Cladophora velutina , nom. inval.
Cladophora velutina Lindauer in W.A.Nelson & L.Phillips 1996: no. 154, nom. inval.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Wittrockiella salina V.J.Chapman
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), velvety, densely covered with short soft erect hairs (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: name distributed without a description in the ecsiccata Algae Novae-Zelanicae but later published as Wittrockiella salina V.J.Chapman (Nelson & Phillips 1996). - (16 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Nelson, W.A. & Phillips, L. (1996). The Lindauer legacy: current names for the Algae Novae-Zelanicae Exsiccatae. New Zealand Journal of Botany 34: 553-582.
Created: 16 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 December 2017.