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Cladophora composita (Harvey) Kützing

Classification:
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 composita (Harvey) Kützing
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Cladophora composita (Harvey) Kützing
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Cladophora composita (Harvey) Kützing
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 4 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Cladophora composita (Harvey) Kützing
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 2 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Cladophora composita (Harvey) Kützing
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Cladophora composita (Harvey) Kützing
Hawaii; 3-D character of axes and branches; cells of adjacent filaments can attach via hapteroid cells; scale 150 µm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Cladophora composita (Harvey) Kützing
Barrow Island, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Cladophora composita (Harvey) Kützing
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Cladophora composita (Harvey) Kützing
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Cladophora composita (Harvey) Kützing
KwaZulu-Natal. O. Dargent. © O. Dargent.

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Publication details
Cladophora composita (Harvey) Kützing 1849: 415

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 Boodlea composita (Harvey) F.Brand

Basionym
Conferva composita Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Cap Malheureux, Mauritius (Harvey 1834: 157). Type: TCD (Yoshida 1998: 81). Notes: According to Leliaert & Coppejans (2004: 202), the holotype (collected by Mrs Telfair s.n.) is in BM. Cap Malheureux is a small fishing village located on the northernmost tip of Mauritius.

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

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 20 April 2019.

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