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Paralemanea torulosa (Roth) Sheath & A.R.Sherwood 2002

Publication details
Paralemanea torulosa (Roth) Sheath & A.R.Sherwood 2002: 137

Published in: Sheath, R.G. & Sherwood, A.R. (2002). Phylum Rhodophyta (Red Algae). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 123-143. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Paralemanea is Lemanea nodosa Kützing.

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

Basionym
Conferva torulosa Roth

Type information
Type locality: Elbingrode in Hercynia: Person (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat cylindrical, with contractions or swellings at intervals along the length.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva torulosa Roth 1797
Chantransia torulosa (Roth) De Candolle 1805
Lemanea torulosa (Roth) C.Agardh 1814

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Eloranta, P., Kwandrans, J. & Kusel-Fetzmann, E. (2011). Rhodophyceae and Phaeophyceae. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa Band 7. Freshwater flora of Central Europe. Volume 7. (Schagerl, M. Eds), pp. [i]-x, [1]-155. Heidelberg: Spectrum Akademischer Verlag.

Sheath, R.G. & Sherwood, A.R. (2011). Rhodophyta (Red Algae). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 159-180. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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