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Cladophora sp.
Scientific classification e
(unranked): Viridiplantae
Division: Chlorophyta
Class: Ulvophyceae
Order: Cladophorales
Family: Cladophoraceae

Cladophoraceae are a family of green algae in the order the Cladophorales.[2] This family includes notably the genus Chaetomorpha which has a few members used in saltwater aquariums.


  1. ^ Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2007). "Family: Cladophoraceae taxonomy browser". AlgaeBase version 4.2 World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Retrieved 2018-04-04.
  2. ^ See the NCBI webpage on Cladophoraceae. Data extracted from the "NCBI taxonomy resources". National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieved 2007-03-19.

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