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Cladophora mauritiana Kützing

Publication details
Cladophora mauritiana Kützing 1849: 399

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [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 vagabunda (Linnaeus) Hoek

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 783).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Cladophora mauritiana Kützing)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

South-east Asia: Singapore (Teo & Wee 1983).

Pacific Islands: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013).

Source of current name
Hoek, C. van den (1982). A taxonomic revision of the American species of Cladophora (Chlorophyceae) in the North Atlantic Ocean and their geographic distribution. Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Afdeeling Natuurkunde, Tweede Reeks 78: 1-236, 4 figs, 17 tables, 39 plates, 23 maps.

Key references
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2019.

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