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Cladophora pulvinata (K.I.Meyer) K.I.Meyer

Publication details
Cladophora pulvinata (K.I.Meyer) K.I.Meyer

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.

Basionym
Aegagropila pulvinata K.I.Meyer

Type information
Type locality: Lake Baikal (Silva 1996-to date).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cushion-shaped, strongly convexed (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Aegagropila pulvinata K.I.Meyer 1926

Nomenclatural notes
(C. Meyer) C. Meyer 1976: 142 (INA). - (23 Nov 2018) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Boedecker, C., Leliaert, F., Timoshkin, O.A., Vishnyakov, V.S., Díaz-Martínez, S. & Zuccarello, G.C (2018). The endemic Cladophorales (Ulvophyceae) of ancient Lake Baikal represent a monophyletic group of very closely related but morphologically diverse species. Journal of Phycology 54(5): 616-629.

Izhboldina, L.A. (2007). [Guide and key to benthonic and periphyton algae of lake Baikal (meio- and macrophytes) with short notes of their ecology]. pp. 1-248. Novosibirsk: NAUKA. [in Russian]

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 December 2019.

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