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Lambia antarctica (Skottsberg) Delépine

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Bryopsidaceae
Genus Lambia


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Lambia antarctica (Skottsberg) Delépine
depth 40m Punta Suffield Fildes Bay King George Island Antarctica. 12 Feb 2012. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories.

Lambia antarctica (Skottsberg) Delépine
depth 40m Punta Suffield Fildes Bay King George Island Antarctica. 03 Feb 2012. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories.


Orgyia pinnata Gobi

Lambia antarctica (Skottsberg) Delépine depth 40m Punta Suffield Fildes Bay King George Island Antarctica
© Dirk Schories

Publication details
Lambia antarctica (Skottsberg) Delépine 1967: 1410, Figs 1, 2; pl. 40

Published in: Delépine, R. (1967). Sur un nouveau genre de Chlorophycées antarctiques, Lambia. Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences. Paris. Série D 264(D): 1410-1413.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Lambia.

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

Derbesia antarctica Skottsberg

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to the Antarctic (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Derbesia antarctica Skottsberg 1953

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Peters, K.J., Amsler, C.D., Amsler, M.O., McClintock, J.B., Dunbar, R.B. & Baker, B.J. (2005). A comparative analysis of the nutritional and elemental composition of macroalgae from the western Antarctic Peninsula. Phycologia 44: 453-463.

Quartino, M.L., Zaixso, H.E. & Boraso de Zaixso, A.L. (2005). Biological and environmental characterization of marine macroalgal assemblages in Potter Cove, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. Botanica Marina 48: 187-197.

Vinogradova, K.L. (1984). Ad flora chlorophytorum ex Antarctide. Novosti Sistematiki Nizshikh Rastenii (Novitates Systematicae Plantarum non Vascularium) 20: 10-18, 3 text-figs, 4 figs in 2 pls.

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