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Lemanea fucina Bory

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Nemaliophycidae
Order Batrachospermales
Family Lemaneaceae
Genus Lemanea

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Lemanea fucina Bory
Branched habit. Upper Teme Valley Powys, Wales. 07 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

Lemanea fucina Bory
Cross-section showing axial filament Upper Teme Valley Powys, Wales. 07 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

Lemanea fucina Bory
Red-cyan anaglyph showing 3D branching. Upper Teme Valley Powys, Wales. 07 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

Lemanea fucina Bory
Axial filament and ray cells. Upper Teme Valley Powys, Wales. 07 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

Lemanea fucina Bory
Red-cyan anaglyph showing branching in 3D. Upper Teme Valley Powys, Wales. 07 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

Lemanea fucina Bory
Branched habit. Upper Teme Valley Powys, Wales. 07 Apr 2016. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Gracilaria subsecundata Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Lemanea fucina Bory Red-cyan anaglyph showing 3D branching. Upper Teme Valley Powys, Wales
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Lemanea fucina Bory 1808: 185, pl. 21: fig. 3

Published in: Bory de Saint-Vincent, [J.B.G.M.] (1808). Mémoire sur le genre Lemanea de la famille des Conferves. Annales du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle 12: 177-190, pls 21, 22.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lemanea is Lemanea corallina Bory.

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

Eponomy
Named for Lago Fucino (Fucinus Lacus, Fucine Lake), a lake in central Italy completely drained by 1877.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sacheria fucina (Bory) Sirodot 1872

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lemanea mamillosa var. fucina Kützing 1843

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Bretagne: la route de Fougères a Vitré (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Eloranta, P., Kwandrans, J. & Kusel-Fetzmann, E. (2011). Rhodophyceae and Phaeophyceae. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa Band 7. Freshwater flora of Central Europe. Volume 7. (Schagerl, M. Eds), pp. [i]-x, [1]-155. Heidelberg: Spectrum Akademischer Verlag.

Kumano, S. (2002). Freshwater Red Algae of the World. pp. [i-ii], i-xiv, 1-375 [p. 375 is an Addendum], pls 1-199. Bristol: Biopress Limited.

Sheath, R.G. & Sherwood, A.R. (2011). Rhodophyta (Red Algae). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 159-180. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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References
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Vis, M.L., Carlson, T.A. & Sheath, R.G. (1991). Phenology of Lemanea fucina (Rhodophyta) in a Rhode Island river, USA.. Hydrobiol. 222: 141-146.

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