Cladophora lehmanniana   (Lindenberg) Kutzing,  1840 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Ulvophyceae

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Plants forming small tufts

Synonym (s)
Conferva prolifera var. tenuior Roth, 1797
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora utriculosa Kutzing, 1843
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora utriculosa Silva, 1996
Conferva lehmanniana Lindenberg, 1840
(Homotypic synonym)
Cladophora lehmanniana (Lindenberg) Kutzing, 1843
Cladophora ramulosa Meneghini, 1844
(Heterotypic synonym)
Conferva crouani Chauvin, 1845
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora fruticulosa Kutzing, 1845
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora macallana Harvey, 1847
(Heterotypic synonym)
Conferva utriculosa (Kutzing) Zanardini, 1847
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora lehmanniana var. cristata Kutzing, 1849
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora utriculosa var. longiarticulata Kutzing, 1849
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora longiarticulata (Kutzing) Kutzing, 1853
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora obtusata Zanardini ex Frauenfeld, 1855
(Heterotypic synonym)
Conferva macallana (Harvey) Crouan, 1867
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora utriculosa var. ramulosa (Meneghini) Hauck, 1885
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora macallana f. harveyana Hamel, 1924
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora macallana f. kuetzingiana Hamel, 1924
(Heterotypic synonym)
Cladophora punica Hamel, 1929
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin (Lat: 8.78) (Long: 78.13) INDIA
• Kerala INDIA
• Tamil Nadu INDIA
• Lakshadweep (Lat: 10) (Long: 73) INDIA
• Gujarat INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam (Lat: 17.73) (Long: 83.27) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam (Lat: 9.28) (Long: 79.12) INDIA
• Lakshadweep 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
  • Oza, RM and Zaidi, SH (2001) A revised checklist of Indian marine algae Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • 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
  • FloraBase: The western Australian Flora 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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