Cladophora pellucida   (Hudson) Kutzing,  1843 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Ulvophyceae

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Plants densely branched

Synonym (s)
Cladophora catenifera Kutzing, 1849
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora trichotoma (C. Agardh) Kutzing, 1843
(Heterotypic synonym)
Conferva pellucida Hudson, 1762
(Homotypic synonym)
Conferva trichotoma C. Agardh, 1824
(Heterotypic synonym)
Chloronitum pellucidum (Hudson) Gallion, 1828
(Homotypic synonym)
Cladophora pellucida var. comosa Kutzing, 1849
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora pellucida var. curvata Kutzing, 1849
(Heterotypic synonym)
Aegagropila trichotoma (C. Agardh) Kutzing, 1854
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora pseudopellucida Hoek, 1963
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Gujarat INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Sahoo, D; Nivedita and Debasish (2001) Seaweeds of Indian coast S. B. Nangia, A. P. H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi 283 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Silva, PC; Basson, PW and Moe, RL (1996) Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean University of California Press 79 1259 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • Krishnamurthy, V (2006) Key to the taxonomic identification of green and brown marine algae of India Recent advances on applied aspects of Indian marine algae with reference to global scenario. Seaweed taxonomic identification, aquaculture, resource, environment, fouling and disease Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar 1 1-146 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at -

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