WoRMS taxon details

Calothrix confervicola C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault, 1886

608242  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:608242)

accepted
Species
marine
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:100643  
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:100643 [details]

Distribution geographic region not obtained; recorded as being found in the Bay of Fundy  
Distribution geographic region not obtained; recorded as being found in the Bay of Fundy [details]

Taxonomy this genus includes heterocystous, nitrogen-fixing forms that can have highly plastic growth forms depending on the environment  
Taxonomy this genus includes heterocystous, nitrogen-fixing forms that can have highly plastic growth forms depending on the environment [details]
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2018). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Calothrix confervicola C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault, 1886. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=608242 on 2018-02-20
Date
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2012-09-03 10:56:51Z
created
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z
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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.com/books?id=vuWEemVY8WEC&pg=PA5 [details]   

basis of record Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2018). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. , available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source León-Tejera, H., M. Gold-Morgan, and G. Montejano. 2009. Benthic Cyanoprokaryota (Cyanobacteria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 47–56 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Stati [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofOscillatoriella confervicola (Dillwyn) Gaillon, 1833) Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2018). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. , available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofOscillatoria confervicola (Dillwyn) C.Agardh, 1812) Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2018). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. , available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofLeibleinia confervicola (Dillwyn) Endlicher, 1843) Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2018). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. , available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofLyngbya confervicola (Dillwyn) Rabenhorst, 1847) Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2018). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. , available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofConferva confervicola Dillwyn, 1802) Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2018). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. , available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:100643 [details]

From other sources
Diet phytosynthetic based on chlorophyll a [details]

Distribution geographic region not obtained; recorded as being found in the Bay of Fundy [details]

Habitat grow in the intertidal zone, in mats or crusts on rocks [details]

Predators marine microorganisms and animal larvae [details]

Remark Drouet (1973: 163--164) chose a specimen in OXF as the lectotype of this species and assigned it to
Calothrix crustacea Thuret. [details]

Reproduction 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]

Taxonomy this genus includes heterocystous, nitrogen-fixing forms that can have highly plastic growth forms depending on the environment [details]