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Lessonia trabeculata Villouta & Santelices

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Laminariales
Family Lessoniaceae
Genus Lessonia

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Lessonia trabeculata Villouta & Santelices
Puerto del Hambre, XII Region, Chile. 04 Sep 2001. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de).

Lessonia trabeculata Villouta & Santelices
Puerto del Hambre, XII Region, Chile. 04 Sep 2001. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de).

Lessonia trabeculata Villouta & Santelices
Puerto del Hambre, XII Region, Chile. 04 Sep 2001. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de).

 

Lessonia trabeculata Villouta & Santelices Puerto del Hambre, XII Region, Chile
© Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de)

Publication details
Lessonia trabeculata Villouta & Santelices 1986: 82, figs 1-5, 6 (in part)

Published in: Villouta, E. & Santelices, B. (1986). Lessonia trabeculata sp. nov. (Laminariales, Phaeophyta), a new kelp from Chile. Phycologia 25: 81-86.

Type species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Forms extensive subtidal kelp beds on rocky bottoms in areas exposed and semi-exposed to heavy surge (Villouta & Santelices 1986). - (11 Apr 2013) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: La Herradura de Guayacán, Coquimbo (29º58'S; 71º22'W), Central Chile (Villouta & Santelices 1986: 82). Holotype: adult sporophyte: J. Vásquez; April 1982; 7 m deep. MNHN SGO 102908 (Villouta & Santelices 1986: 82). Notes: Isotype: SS/UC5735-10.

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Key references
Asensi, A. & de Reviers, B. (2009). Illustrated catalogue of types of species historically assigned to Lessonia (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae) preserved at PC, including a taxonomic study of three South-American species with a description of L. searlesiana sp. nov. and a new lectotypification of L. flavicans. Cryptogamie, Algologie 30(3): 209-249.

McHugh, D.J. (2003). A guide to the seaweed industry. FAO Fisheries Technical Paper 441: x + 105, 64 figs.

Tala, F., Véliz, K., Gomez, I. & Edding, M. (2007). Early life stages of the South Pacific kelps Lessonia nigrescens and Lessonia trabeculata (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae) show recovery capacity following exposure to UV radiation (Research Note). Phycologia 46(4): 467-470.

Created: 08 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 11 April 2013 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Edding, M. E., Fonck, E., Orrego, P., Venegas, M. & Macchiavello, J. (1993). A comparison between two populations of Lessonia trabeculata (Phaeophyta: Laminariales) microscopic stages. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 231-237.
Edding, M., Venegas, M., Orrego, P. & Fonck, E. (1990). Culture and growth of Lessonia trabeculata (Phaeophyta, Laminariales) juvenile sporophytes in La Herradura de Guayacan Bay, northern Chile. Hydrobiologia 204/205: 361-366.
Edding, M., Venegas, M., Orrego, P. & Fonck, E. (1990). Culture and growth of Lessonia trabeculata (Phaeophyta, Laminariales) juvenile sporophytes in La Herradura de Guayacan Bay, northern Chile. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 13: 361-366.
Tala, F. & Edding, M. (2007). First estimates of productivity in Lessonia trabeculata and Lessonia nigrescens (Phaeophyceae, Laminariales) from the southeast Pacific. Phycological Research 55(1): 66-79.
Tala, F., Véliz, K., Gomez, I. & Edding, M. (2007). Early life stages of the South Pacific kelps Lessonia nigrescens and Lessonia trabeculata (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae) show recovery capacity following exposure to UV radiation (Research Note). Phycologia 46(4): 467-470.
Venegas, M., Matsuhiro, B. & Edding, M.E. (1993). Alginate composition of Lessonia trabeculata (Phaeophyta: Laminariales) growing in exposed and sheltered habitats. Botanica Marina 36: 47-51, 4 tables.
Villouta, E. & Santelices, B. (1986). Lessonia trabeculata sp. nov. (Laminariales, Phaeophyta), a new kelp from Chile. Phycologia 25: 81-86.

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