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Chaetophora lobata Schrank

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Chaetophorales
Family Chaetophoraceae
Genus Chaetophora

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Chaetophora lobata Schrank
Brecon area, S Wales.. 18 Oct 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora lobata Schrank
With calcite crystals, transmitted light. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK.. 18 Aug 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora lobata Schrank
Showing calcite crystals, incident light. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK.. 18 Aug 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora lobata Schrank
Core cells at high magnification.Brecon area, S Wales.. 18 Aug 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora lobata Schrank
Red-cyan anaglyph. Brecon area, S Wales.. 18 Oct 2011. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Caulerpa imbricata f. minor Svedelius

Chaetophora lobata Schrank Showing calcite crystals, incident light. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com) C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Chaetophora lobata Schrank 1783: 125, 126, pl. VII, figs 2, 3

Published in: Schrank, F. von P. (1783). Botanische Rhapsodien. Der Naturforscher (Halle) 19: 116-126.

Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetophora.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lobed.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chaetophora cornudamae var. genuina Kützing
Ulva incrassata Hudson 1778
Rivularia cornudamae Roth 1797
Rivularia endiviaefolia Roth 1798
Chaetophora endiviifolia (Roth) C.Agardh 1812
Chaetophora cornudamae C.Agardh 1817
Chaetophora endiviifolia var. cornudamae (Roth) Kützing 1845
Chaetophora incrassata Hazen 1902

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Common names

(as Chaetophora incrassata Hazen)
Swedish: Hjorthornsalg (Tolstoy & Österlund 2003).

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Key references
Caisová, L., Marin, B., Sausen, N., Proschold, T. & Melkonian, M. (2011). Polyphyly of Chaetophora and Stigeoclonium within the Chaetophorales (Chlorophyceae), revealed by sequence comparisons of nuclear-encoded SSU rRNA genes. Journal of Phycology 47(1): 164-177.

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