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Cladophora crispata (Roth) Kützing

Publication details
Cladophora crispata (Roth) Kützing 1843: 264

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Cladophora glomerata var. crassior (C.Agardh) C.Hoek

Basionym
Conferva crispata Roth

Type information
Type locality: not specified (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 774). Notes: For further details on the type species see van den Hoek 1963; 180

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), crisped, curled, or closely (finely) waved.

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Van den Hoek (1963) this species is synonymous with Cladophora glomerata v. crassior (Agardh) van den Hoek

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Cambra Sánchez, J., Álvarez Cobelas, M. & Aboal Sanjurjo, M. (1998). Lista florística y bibliográfica de los clorófitos (Chlorophyta) de la Península Ibérica, Islas Baleares e Islas Canarias. pp. 1-614. Burgos: Asociación Española de Limnología.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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.

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

John, D.M. (2002). Order Cladophorales (=Siphonocladales). In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 468-470. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Prescott, G.W. (1962). Algae of the Western Great Lakes area. With an illustrated key to the genera of desmids and freshwater diatoms. Revised [Second] edition. pp. [i]-xiii, 1-977. Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company Publishers 135 South Locust Street.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Brand, F. (1906). Über Cladophora crispata und die Sektion Aegagropila. Hedwigia 45: 241-259, 2 figs.
Siddique, M. & Faridi, M.A.F. (1977). The life history of Cladophora crispata (Roth) Ag.. Pakistan Journal of Botany 9: 159-162.

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