Cladophora uncinella   Harvey  (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Ulvophyceae

Filaments interwoven and forming a mat; attachment by branched rhizoids.

Occurs epilithic in the upper littoral sandy beds.

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Estuarine, Sandy


• Orissa, Budhabalanga Estuary INDIA (Record: 00/04/1999-00/06/1999)
• Orissa, Debi Estuary INDIA (Record: 00/04/1999-00/06/1999)
• Orissa, Kusabhadra Estuary INDIA (Record: 00/04/1999-00/06/1999)
• Orissa, Rusikullya Estuary INDIA (Record: 00/04/1999-00/06/1999)
• Orissa, Subarnarekha Estuary INDIA (Record: 00/04/1999-00/06/1999)
• INDIA (Record: 2006)

Literature Source(s)
  • Adhikary, SP (2000) A preliminary survey of algae of estuaries and coastal areas in Orissa Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association, Tamil Nadu 22 (1 & 2) 1-5 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • (2006) Algaebase 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

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