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Lychaete mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Cladophorales
Family Cladophoraceae
Genus Lychaete

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Lychaete mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.Agardh
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

 

Cladophora mirabilis (C.Agardh) Rabenhorst South Africa
© Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za)

Publication details
Lychaete mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1846: pl. IX

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1846). Caroli Ad. Agardh Icones algarum ineditae. Fasculi qui exstant duo. pp. 1-6, pls I-XX. Lundae.

Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Lychaete.

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

Basionym
Conferva mirabilis C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: South Africa: Cape of Good Hope (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Chamisso; (Silva 1996-to date

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), to be wondered at, wonderful, marvellous, extraordinary, admirable (Smith & Lockwood 1933).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva mirabilis C.Agardh 1820
Cladophora mirabilis (C.Agardh) Rabenhorst 1852
Acrocladus mirabilis (C.Agardh) Boedeker 2016

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Wynne, M.J. (2017). The reinstatement of Lychaete J.Agardh (Ulvophyceae, Cladophoraceae). Notulae Algarum 31: 1-4, 1 fig.

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