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Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Rhodymeniales
Family Lomentariaceae
Genus Lomentaria

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Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon
Barrañán, Galicia, Spain, 2011. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon
Barrañán, Galicia, Spain, 2011. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon
Barrañán, Galicia, Spain, 2011. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon
Barrañán, Galicia, Spain, 2011. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon
Spain, Galicia, Ría de Coruña; cystocarp with carpospores being discharged; 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon
Black Head, Co. Clare, Ireland; vegetative apices. 28 Apr 2006. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon
Black Head, Co. Clare, Ireland; lower shore, on mussels. 28 Apr 2006. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon Barrañán, Galicia, Spain, 2011
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon 1828: 367

Published in: Gaillon, B. (1828). Résumé méthodique des classifications des Thalassiophytes. Dictionnaire des Sciences Naturelles [Levrault] 53: 350-406, Tables 1-3.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lomentaria is Lomentaria articulata (Hudson) Lyngbye.

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

Basionym
Fucus clavellosus Lightfoot ex Turner

Type information
Syntype localities: Habitat apud Bancaster in Norfolcia: inter rejectaments maris apud Yarmouth frequens [Bancaster and Yarmouth, Norfolk, England] (Turner 1802: 133).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus clavellosus Lightfoot ex Turner 1802
Gigartina clavellosa (Turner) J.V.Lamouroux 1813
Capillaria clavellosa (Turner) Stackhouse 1816
Gastridium clavellosum (Turner) Lyngbye 1819
Chondria clavellosa (Turner) C.Agardh 1822
Gastrophycus clavellosus (Turner) Link 1833
Chylocladia clavellosa (Turner) Areschoug 1838
Chrysymenia clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) J.Agardh 1842
Chondrothamnion clavellosum (Turner) Kützing 1843

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lomentaria clavellosa var. sedifolia Harvey
Fucus clavellosus var. sedifolius Turner 1802
Gastridium purpurascens Lyngbye 1819
Chondria clavellosa var. lyngbyei C.Agardh 1822
Chylocladia clavellosa var. sedifolia (Turner) Greville 1833
Chylocladia clavellosa var. sedifolia J.Agardh 1852
Lomentaria sedifolia (Turner) Strömfelt ex Foslie 1894

Distributional notes
Papenfuss (1964: 45) notes J. Agardh (1876: 298) reported this species (as Chylocladia clavellosa) with a query from the Falkland Islands.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon)
English: Club Bead-weed, Feathery Tube Weed (Bunker et al. 2010).

Description
Soft, slightly flattened, bright pinkish-red fronds, to 400 mm high. Main axis usually with numerous, typically distichous branches (sometimes only in apical tufts), ultimate branchlets with spindle-shaped ramuli, no part of frond showing obvious constrictions.

Habitat
On rocks and stones in pools, lower intertidal and subtidal, generally disrtibuted, frequent.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Irvine, L.M. & Guiry, M.D. (1983). Rhodymeniales. In: Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 2A. Cryptonemiales (sensu stricto), Palmariales, Rhodymeniales. (Irvine, L.M. Eds), pp. 77-98. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Loiseaux-de Goër, S. & Noailles, M.-C. (2008). Algues de Roscoff. pp. [1]-215, col. figs. Roscoff: Editions de la Station Biologique de Roscoff.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Mathieson, A.C., Pederson, J.R., Neefus, C.D., Dawes, C.J. & Bray, T.L. (2008). Multiple assessments of introduced seaweeds in the Northwest Atlantic. – ICES Journal of Marine Science, 65: 730–741.. ICES Journal of Marine Science 65: 730-741, 5 figs.

Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

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References
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Svedelius, N. (1937). The apomeiotic tetrad division in Lomentaria rosea in comparison with the normal development in Lomentaria clavellosa. A new type of life history among the Rhodophyceae. Symbolae Botanicae Upsalienses 2(2): 1-54.
Wilce, R.T. & Lee, R.W. (1964). Lomentaria clavellosa in North America. Botanica Marina 6: 251-258.

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