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Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey 1855

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Genus Leveillea

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Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey
Cape Peron, Western Australia; scale 500 µm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey
Cape Peron, south of Perth, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey
Tanzania; detail of apices. Eurico Oliveira. © Eurico Oliveira (euricodo@usp.br).

Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey
Hsiao-Liuchiu island, Pingtong County, Taiwan. 1993. 5. 15. Photo by Huang Su-fang, National Taiwan Museum, from http://www.ntm.gov.tw/seaweeds.. Huang Su-fang. © Sue Huang (sfhuang@ntm.gov.tw).

Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey
Hsiao-Liuchiu island, Pingtong County, Taiwan. 1993. 5. 15. Photo by Huang Su-fang, National Taiwan Museum, from http://www.ntm.gov.tw/seaweeds.. Huang Su-fang. © Sue Huang (sfhuang@ntm.gov.tw).

 

Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) Harvey 1855: 539

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Some account of the marine botany of the colony of western Australia. Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy 22: 525-566.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Leveillea is Leveillea schimperi Decaisne.

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

Basionym
Amansia jungermannioides Hering & G.Martens

Type information
Type locality: El Tur, Sinai Peninsula, the northern Red Sea [El Tor] (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 38). Type: W. Schimper (Unio Itiner. no. 472); 27 March 1835; (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 38). Notes: Tor, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt (Silva et al. 1996). Isotype UC436451.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Amansia jungermannioides Hering & G.Martens 1836
Polyzonia jungermannioides (Hering & G.Martens) J.Agardh 1841

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Leveillea schimperi Decaisne 1839
Leveillea gracilis Decaisne 1839
Leveillea schimperi var. nuda Sonder 1848

Habitat notes
On Sarconema filiforme, Chondrophycus papillosus, Sargassum and other Fucales (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (10 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Abbott, I.A., Fisher, J. & McDermid, K.J. (2002). Newly reported and revised marine algae from the vicinity of Nha Trang, Vietnam. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol. 8, pp. 291-321. Oceanographic Institute, Nha Trang, Vietnam: California Sea Grant College.

Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

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

Nam, K.W. & Kang, P.J. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 4. Rhodophyta: Ceramiales: Rhodomelaceae: 18 genera including Herposiphonia. pp. [1-6], 1-178, figs 1-102. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

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: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.

Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2007). The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia District. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 132: 1-350.

Trono, G.C., Jr (1997). Field guide and atlas of the seaweed resourves of the Philippines. pp. [i]-xx.[1]-306, 168 figs. Makati City, The Philippines: Bookmark, Inc..

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2011). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VII Ceramiales Rhodomelaceae. pp. [i]-xxi, 1-212, pls I-XIII. Beijing: Science Press.

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References
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Notoya, M. (1984). Leveillea jungermannioides (Hering et Martens) Harvey (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) in culture. Sci Rep Aquaculture Cen Aomori Pref 3: 19-22.
Rao, C.S.P. (1967). On the cytology and life-history of Leveillea jungermannioides (Mart. et Her.) Harv. (Preliminary Note). Botanica Marina 10: 167-168, 4 figs.
Scagel, R.F. & Chihara, M. (1968). A morphological study of the red alga Leveillea jungermannioides. Canadian Journal of Botany 46(12): 1543-1554, 6 figs.

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