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Chamaedoris auriculata Børgesen

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Cladophorales
Family Siphonocladaceae
Genus Chamaedoris

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Chamaedoris auriculata Børgesen
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

 

Publication details
Chamaedoris auriculata Børgesen 1933: 5, figs 3-5

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1933). Some Indian green and brown algae especially from the shores of the Presidency of Bombay  III. Journal of the Indian Botanical Society 12: 1-16, 7 figs, Plates I-V.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chamaedoris is Chamaedoris annulata (Lamarck) Montagne.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), eared.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Dwarka, Gujarat, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 791). Holotype: Borgesen 5447; C (: 202). Notes: Leliaert et al. (2007: 714) note that there are four specimens in the type material. The largest specimen ( fig. 6) is designated by them as lectotype; the others becoming isolectotypes.

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Key references
Leliaert, F. & Coppejans, E. (2004). Crystalline cell inclusions: a new diagnostic character in the Cladophorophyceae (Chlorophyta). Phycologia 43: 189-203.

Leliaert, F., Millar, A.J.K., Vlaeminck, C. & Coppejans, E. (2007). Systematics of the green macroalgal genus Chamaedoris Montagne (Siphonocladales), with an emended description of the genus Struvea Sonder. Phycologia 46: 709-725.

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