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Avrainvillea longicaulis (Kützing) G.Murray & Boodle 1889

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Dichotomosiphonaceae
Genus Avrainvillea

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Avrainvillea longicaulis (Kützing) G.Murray & Boodle
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Publication details
Avrainvillea longicaulis (Kützing) G.Murray & Boodle 1889: 70

Published in: Murray, G. & Boodle, L.A. (1889). A systematic and structural account of the genus Avrainvillea Decne. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 27: 67-72, 97-101, pls 288, 289.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Avrainvillea is Avrainvillea nigricans Decaisne.

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

Basionym
Rhipilia longicaulis Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Antilles (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 877).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Rhipilia longicaulis Kützing 1858

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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References
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Hay, M.E., Duffy, J.E., Paul, V.J., Renaud, P.E. & Fenical, W. (1990). Specialist herbivores reduce their susceptibility to predation by feeding on the chemically defended seaweed Avrainvillea longicaulis. Limnology and Oceanography 35(8): 1734-1743.

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