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Lychaete linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug 1851

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 linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug
Swan Estuary, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Lychaete linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug
Swan Estuary, Western Australia; scale 400 µm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Lychaete linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug
recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya. Detalle del disco basal. Foto: Ángel Moreira..

Lychaete linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug
Mar Menor, Murcia, Spain. 11 Jul 2011. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Lychaete linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug
Mar Menor, Murcia, Spain. 11 Jul 2011. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Lychaete linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug
aegragopiles drift over sand, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2011,. 27 Dec 2013. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Lychaete linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug
aegragopiles drift over sand, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2011. 27 Dec 2013. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Lychaete linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug
aegragopiles drift over sand, RÃia de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2011. 27 Dec 2013. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Lychaete linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug
aegragopiles drift over sand, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2011. 27 Dec 2013. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Lychaete linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug
aegragopiles drift over sand, Ría de A Coruña de A Coruña Galicia, Spain, 2011. 27 Dec 2013. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

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Chaetomorpha linum (O.F.Müller) Kützing Schilksee, Kiel Bight, Baltic Sea, 2m depth
© Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de)

Publication details
Lychaete linum (O.F.Müller) Areschoug 1851: 8

Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1851). Phyceae capenses, quarum particulam primam, venia ampliss. philos. facult. Upsaliens., praeside J. E. Areschoug... pro gradu philosophico p.p. Johannes Conradus Carlberg gothoburgensis. In auditorio Gustaviano die vii maj mdccli. H.A.M.S. pp. 1-32. Upsaliae [Uppsala]: excudebat Reg. Acad. Typographus.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lychaete is Lychaete mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chaetomorpha linum (O.F.Müller) Kützing

Basionym
Conferva linum O.F.Müller

Type information
Type locality: Nakskov Fjord, Lolland, Denmark (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 55). Notes: According to Womersley (1984: 176) the type is from Lolland, Denmark and is probably lost. Syntypes: Nakskov and Rødby, Denmark (Silva et al. 1996). Nakskov is in the Lolland municipality in Region Sjælland on the western coast of the island of Lolland in south Denmark. Rødby is a town and a former municipality (Danish, kommune) also on the island of Lolland.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flax (Lewis & Short 1890).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Brodie, J., Maggs, C.A. & John, D.M. (2007). Green seaweeds of Britain and Ireland. pp. [i-v], vi-xii, 1-242, 101 figs. London: British Phycological Society.

Key references
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

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