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Cladophora sterrocladia Skuja

Publication details
Cladophora sterrocladia Skuja 1949: 94, pl. XXXVII [37]: figs 1-7

Published in: Skuja, H. (1949). Zur Süsswasseralgenflora Burmas. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, Series 4 14(5): 1-188, pls I-XXXVII.
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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 Aegagropilopsis sterrocladia (Skuja) Boedeker

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

Nomenclatural notes
Included in the synonymy of Cladophora aegagrophila by Liu & Hu (2012: 113). - (20 Sep 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Syntype localities: Burma [Myanmar]: several localities (Skuja 1949: 94). Type: H. Skuja; on shell of freshwater gastropod (Paludina). (Skuja 1949: 95). Notes: Original material apparently lost (previously in RIG). Boedeker et al. (2012: 822) selected as lectotype ("holotype") the illustrations in pl. XXXVII: figs 1-7 in Skuja (1949) and designated as epitype material from a pond in tropical hothouse, Hortus Botanicus Leiden, The Netherlands, collector: C. Boedeker (sample G91), 26 April 2006, attached on mangrove pneumatophores (submerged), L 079287 (Boedeker et al. 2012: 822).

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Source of current name
Boedeker, C., O'Kelly, C.J., Star, W. & Leliaert, F. (2012). Molecular phylogeny and taxonomy of the Aegagropila clade (Cladophorales, Ulvophyceae), including the description of Aegagropilopsis gen. nov. and Pseudocladophora gen. nov. Journal of Phycology 48(3): 808-825.

Key references
Liu Guoxiang & Hu Zhengyu [Liu, G.-X. & Hu, Z.G.] (2012). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus XV Chlorophyta Chlorooccales (II) Tetrasporales Dichotomosiphonales Cladophorales. pp. i-xvii, 1-166, 93 pls. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 January 2020.

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