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Chamaedoris delphinii (Hariot) Feldmann & Børgesen

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 delphinii (Hariot) Feldmann & Børgesen
KwaZulu-Natal. Frederic Leliaert. © Frederik Leliaert (Frederik.Leliaert@ugent.be).

Chamaedoris delphinii (Hariot) Feldmann & Børgesen
KwaZulu Natal. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).


Chamaedoris delphinii (Hariot) Feldmann & Børgesen KwaZulu-Natal
© Frederik Leliaert (Frederik.Leliaert@ugent.be)

Publication details
Chamaedoris delphinii (Hariot) Feldmann & Børgesen in Borgesen 1940: 16, 21, footnote, fig. 5; pl. I (as 'delphinii' )

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1940). Some marine algae from Mauritius. I. Chlorophyceae. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Meddelelser 15(4): 81, 26 figs, 3 plates.
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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.

Siphonocladus delphini Hariot

Type information
Type locality: Fort-Dauphin (Taolanaro), Madagascar (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 791). Holotype: Ferlus s.n.; PC (Leliaert & Coppejans 2004: 202). Notes: One microscopic slide, made from the holotype material by Borgesen and consisting of capitulum filaments only, is present in C (Leliaert et al., 2007: 716).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Siphonocladus delphini Hariot 1902
Cladophoropsis delphini (Hariot) F.Leliaert & E.Coppejans 2004

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996: 791) the name Chamaedoris annulata has been misapplied to this species by various authors. Please consult original reference for full details.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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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