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Volume 12, 1879
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Art. LIX.—Description of a new Species of Cladophora.

[Read before the Wellington Philosophical Society, 21st February, 1880.]

Tufts irregular, entangled, green; filaments capillary 1/2″ to 3/4″ long, flexuous, sparingly branched, branches spreading, with wide axils, dichotomous or alternate; articulations four to six times as long as broad, cylindrical, dissepiments slightly constricted.

Hab.—South Island: Okarito. Forming woolly-looking tufts on the rhizomes of Trichomanes colensoi—A. Hamilton.