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Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Chaetophorales
Family Chaetophoraceae
Genus Chaetophora

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Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh
In a garden water feature, Northampton UK. 17 May 2013. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh
Red-cyan anaglyph showing colonies. In a garden water feature, Northampton UK. 17 May 2013. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh
Colonies on Cladophora. In a garden water feature, Northampton UK. 17 May 2013. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh
Red-cyan anaglyph showing spherical colonies. In a garden water feature, Northampton UK. 17 May 2013. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh
Spherical colony. In a garden water feature, Northampton UK. 17 May 2013. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh
Basal system. In a garden water feature, Northampton UK. 17 May 2013. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh
Compressed small colony. In a garden water feature, Northampton UK. 17 May 2013. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh
Filaments within a compressed colony. In a garden water feature, Northampton UK. 09 May 2013. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh
Compressed colonies shoing encrustation. In a garden water feature, Northampton UK.. 09 May 2013. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Sphaerococcus radula (Esper) C.Agardh

Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh Red-cyan anaglyph showing spherical colonies. In a garden water feature, Northampton UK
© C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Chaetophora pisiformis (Roth) C.Agardh 1812: [43]

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1812). Dispositio algarum Sueciae, quam publico examini subjiciunt Carl Adolph Agardh...& Elias Magnus Fries, Smolandus. Die [in handwriting:] xv maji [original April date deleted] mdcccxii. p. iii. h, et l.s. Pars 3. pp. [i], 27-34. Lundae: Litteris Berlingianis.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetophora is Chaetophora lobata Schrank.

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

Basionym
Rivularia pisiformis Roth

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Rivularia pisiformis Roth 1802

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Berkeley, M.J. (1832). Gleanings of British algae; being an appendix to the supplement to English Botany. , pls 1-4. London: C.E. Sowerby.

Burova, O.V., Tsarenko, P.M., Kovalenko, O.V., Petlovany, O.A., Mikhailyuk, T.I. & Lilitska, G.G. (2011). Chaetophorales. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 264-278. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

John, D.M. (2011). Phylum Chlorophyta. Orders Chaetophorales, Microsporales, Ulotrichales. In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 524-554. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Prescott, G.W. (1962). Algae of the Western Great Lakes area. With an illustrated key to the genera of desmids and freshwater diatoms. Revised [Second] edition. pp. [i]-xiii, 1-977. Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company Publishers 135 South Locust Street.

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

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