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Cladophora nigrescens Zanardini ex Frauenfeld

Publication details
Cladophora nigrescens Zanardini ex Frauenfeld 1855: 12

Published in: Frauenfeld, G. (1855). Die Algen der dalmatischen Küste: mit Hinzufügung der von Kützing im adriatischen überhaupt ausgefürten Arten. pp. [i]-xviii, 1-78, 26 pls. Wien [Vienna]: Druck und Verlag der Kaiserl. Königl. Hof. und Staatsdrukerel.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cladophora is Cladophora oligoclona (Kützing) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), becoming black (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Cladophora scoparioides Hauck 1876
Cladophora scoparioides var. crassior Schiffner 1933
Cladophora scoparioides var. nodulosa Schiffner 1933
Cladophora scoparioides f. tenuior Schiffner 1933

Habitat notes
Epilithic on rather horizontal rocky slopes, in upper sublittoral zone (1 m depth) of rocky semi-exposed shore, associated with Anadyomene stellata, Cystoseira compressa, Stypocaulon scoparium and Codium fragile (Tsiamis et al. 2010). - (29 Apr 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Hvar (Lesina), Croatia, Adriatic Sea (Tsiamis et al. 2010: 320). Isotype: L, 937/264/110 (Hoek 1963: 208).

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Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.

Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, [1]-248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.

Pedroche, F.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar-Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar-Rosas, R. (2005). Catálogo de las algas marinas bentónicas del Pacífico de México. I. Chlorophycota. pp. i-viii, 17-146. Ensenada, México: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

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