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Lychaete herpestica (Montagne) M.J.Wynne 2017

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 herpestica (Montagne) M.J.Wynne
Rowley Shoals, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Lychaete herpestica (Montagne) M.J.Wynne
1, 3. Lateral filaments ending into finger-like attachments. 2. Branching pattern. 4. Upper intertidal (Sesoko Island, Okinawa, Japan).. 09 Mar 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova. © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

Lychaete herpestica (Montagne) M.J.Wynne
Panama. Habit.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Lychaete herpestica (Montagne) M.J.Wynne
Panama. Rhizoid. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Lychaete herpestica (Montagne) M.J.Wynne
Panama. Unilateral branching. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Lychaete herpestica (Montagne) M.J.Wynne
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Lychaete herpestica (Montagne) M.J.Wynne
KwaZulu-Natal. Frederic Leliaert. © Frederik Leliaert (Frederik.Leliaert@ugent.be).

Lychaete herpestica (Montagne) M.J.Wynne
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Cladophora longicellulata C.Hoek

Cladophora herpestica (Montagne) Kützing
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be)

Publication details
Lychaete herpestica (Montagne) M.J.Wynne 2017: 2

Published in: Wynne, M.J. (2017). The reinstatement of Lychaete J.Agardh (Ulvophyceae, Cladophoraceae). Notulae Algarum 31: 1-4, 1 fig.
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Publication date: 8 August 2017

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lychaete is Lychaete mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.Agardh.

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

Basionym
Conferva herpestica Montagne

Type information
Type locality: Bay of Islands, New Zealand (Womersley 1984: 184). Lectotype: Hombron s.n.; PC herbier général folder 48 (Leliaert & Coppejans 2006: 672). Notes: Type in Herb. Montagne, PC (Womersely, 1984: 184). Isotype in NY (Leliaert & Coppejans, 2006: 672).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva herpestica Montagne 1842
Cladophora herpestica (Montagne) Kützing 1849
Aegagropila herpestica (Montagne) Kützing 1854
Cladophoropsis herpestica (Montagne) M.Howe 1914
Acrocladus herpesticus (Montagne) Boedeker 2016

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

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