Lemanea fucina Bory
Lemanea fucina Bory Red-cyan anaglyph showing branching in 3D. Upper Teme Valley Powys, Wales
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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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for Lago Fucino (Fucinus Lacus, Fucine Lake), a lake in central Italy completely drained by 1877.
Sacheria fucina (Bory) Sirodot 1872
Lemanea mamillosa var. fucina Kützing 1843
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Bretagne: la route de Fougères a Vitré (Silva 1996-to date).
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, -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.
Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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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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