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Cladophora montagneana Kützing 1847

Publication details
Cladophora montagneana Kützing 1847: 166

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1847). Diagnosen und Bemerkungen zu neuen oder kritischen Algen. Botanische Zeitung 5: 1-5, 22-25, 33-38, 52-55, 164-167, 177-180, 193-198, 219-223.
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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 Willeella brachyclados (Montagne) M.J.Wynne

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Cladophora polycantha Montagne 1850

Nomenclatural notes
Substitute name for Conferva brachyclados Montagne. - (17 Dec 2016) - M.D. Guiry

Distributional notes
According to Hoek (1982), tropical records of Cladophora albida should probably be referred to this species.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Cuba (Womersley 1984: 204). Type: Montagne; BM (ex K) (Womersley 1984: 204).

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Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2016). The proposal of Willeella brachyclados (Montagne) M.J.Wynne comb. nov. (Ulvophyceae). Notulae Algarum 18: 1-3.

Key references
Ding, L. & Luan, R. (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus IV Chlorophyta No. I Ulotrichales Chaetophorales, Phaeophilales, Ulvales, Acrosiphoniales. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-173, pls I-VI. Beijing: Science Press.

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

Pedroche, F.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar-Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar-Rosas, R. (2005). Catálogo de las algas marinas bentónicas del Pacífico de México. I. Chlorophycota. pp. i-viii, 17-146. Ensenada, México: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

Created: 01 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Gordon, D.M., van den Hoek, C. & McComb, A.J. (1985). An aegagropiloid form of the green alga Cladophora montagneana Kütz. (Chlorophyta, Cladophorales) from southwestern Australia. Botanica Marina 27: 57-65.

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