FLORA MALAYSIANA Ver 4.0

Plants of the Malaysian Region


Algae and Sea Weeds, Viridi Plants,
Algae are a large and diverse group of simple, typically autotrophic organisms, ranging from unicellular to multicellular forms.

Taxonomy: Domain: Eukaryota, Whittaker & Margulis,1978, (eukaryotes); Syn: = Eukarya, (unranked): Archaeplastida, Kingdom: Plantae, Haeckel, 1866, Syn: = Viridiplantae (for Algae),

Division/Phylum: Chlorophyta, Green Algae

Phylum: Chlorophyta Reichenbach, 1834; Pascher (Green algae), Classes:

1) Bryopsidophyceae Bessey
2) Chlorophyceae Wille
3) Pedinophyceae Moestrup
4) Pleurastrophyceae
5) Prasinophyceae T. A. Chr. ex Ø. Moestrup & J. Throndsen
6) Trebouxiophyceae T. Friedl
7) Ulvophyceae K. R. Mattox & K. D. Stewart
8) Caryopoceae Jerry

Another system of clssification is according to Hoek, Mann and Jahns 1234

1) Prasinophyceae
2) Chlorophyceae
3) Ulvophyceae
4) Cladophorophyceae
5) Bryopsipophycese
8) Dasycladophyceae
7) Trentepoliophyceae
8) Pleurastrophyceae (Pleurastrales and Prasiolales)
9) Klebsormidiophyceae
10) Zygnematophyceae
11) Charophyceae

Classification according to Bold and Wynne

1) Volvocales
2) Tetrasporales
3) Chlorococcales
4) Chlorosarcinales
5) Ulotrichales
6) Sphaeropleales
7) Chaetophorales
8) Trentepohliales
9) Oedogoniales
10) Ulvales
11) Cladophorales
12) Acrosiphoniales
13) Caulerpales
14) Siphonocladales
15) Dasycladales



Phylum: Chlorophyta

Class: Green Algae, Chlorophyceae Wille, Order: Chlorophyles, Alga



Chlorophyceae
Green Algae,
Lumut Hijau,

Division/Phylum: Charophyta, Stonewort

Phylum: Charophyta (Stoneworts), Classes:

1) Mesostigmatophyceae,
2) Chlorokybophyceae,
3) Klebsormidiophyceae,
4) Zygnematophyceae,
      4.1) Zygnematales,
      4.2) Desmidiales,
5) Charophyceae,
      5.1) Coleochaetales,
      5.2) Charales,


Phylum: Charophyta

Class: Stonewort, Charophyceae, Order: Charales, Stonewort



Charophyceae
Stonewort,
Lumut Batu,

Unidentified: Seaweeds





Seaweed,
Rumput Laut,