Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon 1828
Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) GaillonBarrañán, Galicia, Spain, 2011 - 08 November 2011. Ignacio Bárbara (email@example.com)
Lomentaria clavellosa (Lightfoot ex Turner) Gaillon 1828: 367
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Syntype localities: Habitat apud Bancaster in Norfolcia: inter rejectaments maris apud Yarmouth frequens [Bancaster and Yarmouth, Norfolk, England]; (Turner 1802: 133)
This is a marine species.
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.
On rocks and stones in pools, lower intertidal and subtidal, generally disrtibuted, frequent.
Created: 31 March 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 August 2021
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 August 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 August 2022