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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalothrix confervicola (Dillwyn) C.Agardh, 1824 
AphiaID: 146753

Classification: Biota > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBacteria (Kingdom) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGracilicutes (Subkingdom) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCyanobacteria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyanophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNostocophycideae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNostocales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRivulariaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalothrix (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalothrix confervicola C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault, 1886
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalothrix C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault, 1886
Sources  basis of record Silva, C., P. Basson & R. Moe (1996). Catalogue of the Benthic Marine Algae of the Indian Ocean. Volume 79 of University of California Publications in Botany (ISBN 0-520-09810-2). [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (157 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:40292 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet phytosynthetic based on chlorophyll a [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution geographic region not obtained; recorded as being found in the Bay of Fundy [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat grow in the intertidal zone, in mats or crusts on rocks [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators marine microorganisms and animal larvae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Drouet (1973: 163--164) chose a specimen in OXF as the lectotype of this species and assigned it to
Calothrix crustacea Thuret. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Reproduction by random trichome breakage; some germinate from akinetes; form hormogonia distinguishable from mature trichomes by absence of heterocysts and one or more of the following characters [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy this genus includes heterocystous, nitrogen-fixing forms that can have highly plastic growth forms depending on the environment [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146753
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-01-31 08:36:51Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-04-01 08:42:26Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2012-10-23 09:10:43Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Calothrix confervicola (Dillwyn) C.Agardh, 1824. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=146753 on 2014-08-30
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