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Cladophora dalmatica Kützing 1843

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Cladophorales
Family Cladophoraceae
Genus Cladophora


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Cladophora dalmatica Kützing
recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Detalle de filamentos. Foto: Ángel Moreira..


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Cladophora dalmatica Kützing recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Detalle de filamentos. Foto: Ángel Moreira.

Publication details
Cladophora dalmatica Kützing 1843: 268

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 14-16 Sep 1843

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pertaining to Dalmatia.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Cladophora caespitosa P.Crouan & H.Crouan
Cladophora sertularina (C.Agardh) Kützing
Cladophora crystallina var. cartilaginea Kützing
Conferva sertularina C.Agardh 1824
Cladophora conglobata Kützing 1843
Cladophora mutila Kützing 1843
Cladophora pistillata Kützing 1843
Cladophora plumula Kützing 1843
Cladophora plumula var. ß glebifera Kützing 1843
Cladophora penicillata Meneghini 1844
Cladophora lutescens Kützing 1845
Cladophora lubrica Kützing 1845
Cladophora nebulosa Kützing 1845
Conferva plumula (Kützing) Zanardini 1847
Conferva conglobata (Kützing) Rabenhorst 1847
Conferva pistillata (Kützing) Rabenhorst 1847
Cladophora nitidissima var. penicillata (Meneghini) Kützing 1849
Cladophora crystallina var. abbreviata Kützing 1849
Cladophora crystallina var. radians Kützing 1849
Aegagropila conglobata (Kützing) Kützing 1854
Cladophora glebifera (Kützing) Kützing 1854
Aegagropila subtilis Kützing 1854
Cladophora zostericola P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1865
Cladophora ceratina var. bahusiensis Wittrock 1878
Cladophora nitida var. minor Ardissone 1883
Cladophora penicillata var. lutescens (Kützing) Ardissone 1886
Cladophora pycnoderma Schiffner 1915
Cladophora heteronema var. pycnoderma (Schiffner) Schiffner 1915
Cladophora rudolphiana f. densior Schiffner 1926
Cladophora utriculosa f. lutescens (Kützing) Hamel 1929
Cladophora dalmatica var. incurva Schiffner 1931
Cladophora rudolphiana var. tenuiclada Schiffner 1931
Cladophora arachnoidea Schiffner 1943
Conferva kaneana W.McCalla 1945
Cladophora oblitterata J.Söderström 1963
Cladophora pusilla Sakai 1964
Cladophora crassicaulis P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1965

Conservational notes
Included in Red Book of Ukraine. - (14 Mar 2013) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Split, Croatia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 772). Type: L 937.281.406 (Hoek 1963: 186).

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Key references
Brodie, J., Maggs, C.A. & John, D.M. (2007). Green seaweeds of Britain and Ireland. pp. [i-v], vi-xii, 1-242, 101 figs. London: British Phycological Society.

Burova, O.V., Tsarenko, P.M., Kovalenko, O.V., Mikhailyuk, T.I., Petlovany, O.A., Lilitska, G.G. & Bilous, O.P. (2011). Ulvophyceae. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 20-61. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G.

Burrows, E.M. (1991). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 2. Chlorophyta. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-238, 60 figs, 9 pls. London: Natural History Museum Publications.

Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., & Alongi, G. (2014). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Chlorophyta. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 47: 11-436.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

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.

Hoek, C. van den & Chihara, M. (2000). A taxonomic revision of the species of Cladophora (Chlorophyta) along the coasts of Japan and the Russian Far-east. Natural Science Museum [Tokyo] Monographs 19: 1-242, 100 figs.

Hoek, C. van den (1963). Revision of the European species of Cladophora. pp. [i]-vii, [1]-248, 1 fig., 55 pls, 18 maps. Leiden: E.J. Brill.

Kim, H.-S., Kwon, C.-J. & Hwang, I.-K. (2010). Caldophorales. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 1, Number 1. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae: Ulotrichales, Ulvales, Cladophorales, Bryopsidales. Marine green algae. (Bae, E.H., Kim, H.-S., Kwon, C.-J., Hwang, I.-K., Kiim, G.H. & Klochkova, T.A. Eds), pp. 55-154. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Loiseaux-de Goër, S. & Noailles, M.-C. (2008). Algues de Roscoff. pp. [1]-215, col. figs. Roscoff: Editions de la Station Biologique de Roscoff.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Nielsen, R. & Lundsteen, S. (2019). Danmarks havalger Bind 2 Brunalger (Phaeophyceae) og Grønalger (Chlorophyta). Scientia Danica. Series B, Biologica 8: [1]-476, col. figs and distributional maps.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Sfriso, A. (2011). Chlorophyta multicellulari e fanerogame acquatiche. Ambiente di transizione italiani e litorali adiacenti. pp. [1]-318, pls 1-94. Bologna: Arpa Emilia-Romagna.

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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