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Cladophora valonioides (Sonder) Kützing

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Cladophorales
Family Cladophoraceae
Genus Cladophora


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Cladophora valonioides (Sonder) Kützing

Cladophora valonioides (Sonder) Kützing
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).


Cladophora valonioides (Sonder) Kützing Rottnest Island, Western Australia
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Cladophora valonioides (Sonder) Kützing 1849: 391

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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Conferva valonioides Sonder

Type information
Type locality: Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 784). Holotype: Preiss; MEL 597564 Notes: According to Womersley (1984: 198) the type of Cladophora valonioides Sonder 1845 is from Western Australia, probably near Perth. He also notes that there are isotypes in Herb. Harvey, TCD (3 specimens) and MEL, 597565.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva valonioides Sonder 1845
Siphonocladus valonioides (Sonder) Reinbold 1899

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva nitidula Sonder 1845
Cladophora nitidula (Sonder) Kützing 1849
Siphonocladus nitidulus (Sonder) Reinbold 1899

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 24 April 2019.

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