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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalothrix contarenii Bornet & Flahault, 1886 
AphiaID: 211906

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalothrix contarenii (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalothrix C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault, 1886
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalothrix contarenii Bornet & Flahault, 1886
Sources  basis of record Silva, P.C.; Basson, P.W.; Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the Benthic Marine Algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany. 79, xiv+1259 pp. ISBN 0–520–09810–2., available online at https://books.google.be/books?id=vuWEemVY8WEC&pg=PA5&lpg=PA5&dq=Catalogue+of+the+Benthic+Marine+Algae+of+the+Indian+Ocean&source=bl&ots=SfJ0hOpsKW&sig=OMzXKC7iKqAe9M3sgfAKhGr6zc4&hl=nl&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjahoHDn8HPAhUJDywKHUQHCUcQ6AEIPjAE#v=onepage&q&f=false [details]

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalothrix contarenii var. spongiosa Bornet & Flahault, 1886
Environment marine, brackish, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [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 (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:59346 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEnvironment On dead coral stones, Pamban and Krusadai island. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Drouet (1973: 166--167, 184) chose a specimen in PC as the lectotype of this species and assigned
it to Calothrix crustacea Thuret. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:211906
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2000-08-07 06:36:35Z  created  Vermaercke, Sigrid
2012-10-23 12:06:30Z  checked  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Calothrix contarenii Bornet & Flahault, 1886. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2016). 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=211906 on 2016-12-05
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