Chroodactylon ornatum   (C. Agardh) Basson,  1979 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Rhodophyta
Class: Rhodophyceae
Order:Stylonematales
Family:Stylonemataceae

Description
Plants filamentous, uniseriate, attached by a single basal disc, sub-dichotomously branched, cells 8-12 µm long, 12 µm broad, ellipsoid with rounded ends, separated by mucilage, chloroplasts stellate with a pyrenoid.


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Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Rao, MU (2006) Key to the identification of Indian red seaweeds Recent advances on applied aspects of Indian marine algae with reference to global scenario, volume 1. Seaweed taxonomic identification, aquaculture, resource, environment, fouling and disease Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar 46-140 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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