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Taxonomy Detail

Family Ctenocladaceae

Ctenocladaceae Borzì 1883.

Source: Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, [1]-288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

Original publication: Borzì, A. (1883). Studi algologici. Saggio di richerche sulla biologia delle Alghe. Fascicolo I. pp. [i]-vi, [i, h.t.], [i]-i 117, [i, cont.], errata slip, IX pls., uncol. liths. by author. Messina: Gaetano Capra e Co. Editori.

Description:
Thallus filamentous, consisting of branched filaments formed by cylindrical cells. Chloroplast single, parietal or spongiose, with one to several pyrenoids. Asexual reproduction by formation of akinetes. Zoospores and isogamous sexual reproduction reported in the genus <i>Ctenocladus.</i>

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2018.

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