Cladophoropsis zollingeri [Spelling Variation]   (Kutzing) Reinbold,  1905 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Chlorophyta
Class: Ulvophyceae
Order:Siphonocladales
Family:Boodleaceae

Description
Color: Green or dark green

Thalli filamentous, rigid, to 2-4 cm in height, forming dense clumps. Branches very irregular, on all sides, no septa at the base. Filaments 100-200 µm diameter or more usually around 150 µm .


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Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated, Rocky, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep, Minicoy Island INDIA
• Maharashtra, Mumbai (Lat: 18.98) (Long: 72.83) INDIA
• Maharashtra, Malvan (Lat: 16.07) (Long: 73.47) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar (Lat: 8.5) (Long: 79) INDIA
• Palk Bay INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Kavaratti (Lat: 10.57) (Long: 72.62) INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Bangaram (Lat: 10.93) (Long: 72.28) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Arockiapuram Coast (Lat: 8.10) (Long: 77.57) INDIA (Record: 10/1995-11/1995)
• Lakshadweep, Chettalatt INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Kilttan INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Kadamatt INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Amini INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Bitra INDIA
• Lakshadweep, Agatti INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA
• Gujarat, Gopnath INDIA
• Maharashtra, Mumbai INDIA
• Lakshadweep INDIA

Literature Source(s)
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