Leniea lubrica R.L.Moe
Leniea lubrica R.L.Moe in Hommersand et al. 2009: 523, fig. 3 (upper left), fig. 4 (lower left), fig. 5 (lower right)
Published in: Hommersand, M.H., Moe, R.L., Amsler, C.D. & Fredericq, S. (2009). Notes on the systematics and biogeographical relationships of Antarctic and sub-Antarctic Rhodophyta with descriptions of four new genera and five new species. Botanica marina 52: 509-534.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Leniea.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: DeLaca Island, Arthur Harbor, Anvers Island, Antarctic Peninsula (Hommersand et al. 2009: 524). Holotype: 8 August 1974; -21 m. UC 1935500 (Hommersand et al. 2009: 524).
Saunders, G.W., Huisman, J.M., Vergés, A., Kraft, G.T. & Le Gall, L. (2017). Phylogenetic analyses support recognition of ten new genera, ten new species and 16 new combinations in the family Kallymeniaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 38(2): 79-132, 126 figs.
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