Pleurocladia lacustris A.Braun 1855

Pleurocladia lacustris A.Braun

Pleurocladia lacustris A.BraunMacroscopic view of Pleurocladia lacustris epiphytic on Cladophora sp. P. lacustris forms small dark "blobs" along the filaments of Cladophora, most often concentrated near the base of the filament. Collected 7 July, 2005 Atwat - 07 July 2005. Erica Young (

Publication Details
Pleurocladia lacustris A.Braun 1855: 80

Published in: Braun, A. (1855). Algarum unicellularium genera nova et minus cognita praemissis observationibus de algis unicellularibus in genere. pp. [1]-114, 6 pls. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: apud W. Engelmann.

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

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

Type Information
Type locality: Tegeler See; (Athanasiadis 1996: 140)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), inhabiting lakes (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a freshwatermarine species.

Created: 01 September 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 27 July 2017

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 27 July 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 01 October 2022

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