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Laurencia glandulifera (Kützing) Kützing

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Laurencieae
Genus Laurencia


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Laurencia glandulifera (Kützing) Kützing
Aliveri bay, Evoia Island, Greece, in June 2009, in 1 m depth. 11 Jul 2011. Kostas Tsiamis. © Kostas Tsiamis (kostas.tsiamis@gmail.com).


Fucus vesiculosus var. divaricatus (Linnaeus) Goodenough & Woodward

Laurencia glandulifera (Kützing) Kützing Aliveri bay, Evoia Island, Greece, in June 2009, in 1 m depth
© Kostas Tsiamis (kostas.tsiamis@gmail.com)

Publication details
Laurencia glandulifera (Kützing) Kützing 1849: 855

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 23-24 July 1849

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laurencia is Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Chondria glandulifera Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Trieste [Italy] (Kützing 1845: 329). Lectotype: L 4058494 (Furnari & al. 2016: 3, figs 1-6).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chondria glandulifera Kützing 1845

Taxonomic notes
South & Skelton (2003: 739) cite Laurencia botryoides (Turner) Gaillon 1828, Laurencia paniculata (C. Agardh) J. Agardh 1852 and Laurencia patentiramea (Montagne) Kützing 1849 as synonyms of Laurencia glandulifera (Kützing) Kützing 1849; but see Furnaria et al. (2016).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Furnari, G., Cormaci, M., Serio, D. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (2016). Is the transfer of Chondria glandulifera (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) to the genus Chondrophycus (as Chondrophycus glandulifer) taxonomically correct? . Notulae Algarum 7: 1-8, 6 figs.

N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Ballesteros, E., Boisset, F. & Afonso-Carrillo, J. (2013). Guía de las macroalgas y fanerógamas marinas del Mediterráneo occidental. pp. [1]-656. Barcelona: Ediciones Omega, S.A..

Serio, D., Petrocelli, A., Cormaci, M., Cecere, E. & Furnari, G. (2008). First record of Osmundea oederi (Gunnerus) G. Furnari comb. nov. (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Mediterranean Sea. Cryptogamie, Algologie 29: 119-127.

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