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Cladosiphon filum (Harvey) Kylin

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Chordariaceae
Genus Cladosiphon

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Cladosiphon filum (Harvey) Kylin
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Cladosiphon filum (Harvey) Kylin
Cape Peron, Western Australia; scale - 100 µm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Cladosiphon filum (Harvey) Kylin
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Cladosiphon filum (Harvey) Kylin Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Cladosiphon filum (Harvey) Kylin 1940: 29

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.

Basionym
Mesogloia filum Harvey

Type information
Type locality: King George Sound, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 616). Type: Harvey; Herb. Harvey, TCD (Womersley 1987: 120). Notes: Harvey, Alg. Aust. Exsicc. 93B.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), a thread (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Mesogloia filum Harvey 1855
Bactrophora filum (Harvey) J.Agardh 1882
Castagnea filum (Harvey) Kuckuck 1929

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 481, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.

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