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Cladosiphon occidentalis Kylin

Publication details
Cladosiphon occidentalis Kylin 1940: 27-28, fig. 15f; pl. 3: fig. 8

Published in: Kylin, H. (1940). Die Phaeophyceenordnung Chordariales. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 36(9): 1-67, 30 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cladosiphon is Cladosiphon mediterraneus Kützing.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), western.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
See Wynne (1998:100).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Dry Tortugas, Florida, U.S.A. (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 617). Type: LD (Sanson et al 2006: 533).

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Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Sanson, M., Martin, M.J. & Reyes, J. (2006). Vegetative and reproductive morphology of Cladosiphon contortus, C. occidentalis and C. cymodoceae sp. nov. (Ectocarpales, Phaeophyceae) from the Canary Islands. Phycologia 45: 529-545.

Schneider, C.W. & Searles, R.B. (1991). Seaweeds of the southeastern United States. Cape Hatteras to Cape Canaveral. pp. xiv + 553, 563 figs, 2 tables. Durham & London: Duke University Press.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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References
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Sanson, M., Martin, M.J. & Reyes, J. (2006). Vegetative and reproductive morphology of Cladosiphon contortus, C. occidentalis and C. cymodoceae sp. nov. (Ectocarpales, Phaeophyceae) from the Canary Islands. Phycologia 45: 529-545.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 July 2019.

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