For this purpose, the subtidal kelp Lessonia trabeculata is considered a model of a bottom kelp community. Temperate rocky intertidal areas are preferred. A new species of Lessonia, L. trabeculata Villouta et Santelices is described from Chile. The two most important characters segregating this new species from all. Lessonia trabeculata Villouta & Santelices, AphiaID. (urn:lsid: :taxname). Classification.

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This page was last edited on 30 Julyat Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium Type information Type locality: First estimates of productivity in Lessonia trabeculata and Lessonia nigrescens Phaeophyceae, Laminariales from the southeast Pacific.

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Citing AlgaeBase Cite this record as: Early life stages of the South Pacific kelps Lessonia nigrescens and Lessonia trabeculata Laminariales, Phaeophyceae show recovery capacity following exposure to UV radiation Research Note. Alginate composition lewsonia Lessonia trabeculata Phaeophyta: Lessonia trabeculata is a species of kelpa brown alga in the genus Lessonia.

World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Verification of data Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page. Phycological Research 55 1: Laminariales growing in exposed and sheltered habitats. Retrieved from ” https: A guide to the seaweed industry.


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Views Read Edit View history. Retrieved 15 June Algaebase is sponsored by: Oceanography and Marine Biology: Lessonia trabeculata occurs in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, in the subtidal zone off the coasts of Peru and northern and central Chile. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.

Lessonia trabeculata Scientific classification Kingdom: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. It is possible to grow this species in the laboratory, and it may be suitable for aquaculturewith the aim of using it to repair damaged stands of kelp.

WoRMS – World Register of Marine Species – Lessonia trabeculata Villouta & Santelices,

This kelp can grow to a length of 2. It seems to have an annual cycle of growth, with the blade elongating fast during the summer, but growth slowing down in the autumn. Laminariales, Phaeophytaa new kelp from Chile”.

Lessoniaceae Species described in Laminariales, Phaeophytaa new kelp from Chile. Its range extends from Antofagasta to Puerto Montt and its depth range is between 0. The information is from the Literature database. Status of name This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically. Detailed distribution with sources Click to Load. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Cryptogamie, Algologie 30 3: Thirteenth International Seaweed Symposium: Type species The type species holotype of the genus Lezsonia is Lessonia flavicans Bory.


It grows subtidally off the coasts of Peru and northern and central Chile, with the closely related Lessonia nigrescens tending to form a separate zone intertidally. Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.

Illustrated catalogue of types elssonia species historically assigned to Lessonia Laminariales, Phaeophyceae preserved at PC, including a taxonomic study of three South-American species with a description of L. Further south in Chile, Durvillaea antarctica becomes the dominant species of kelp.

Key references Asensi, A. It is distinguished from all other members of the genus by the presence of trabeculae cross struts in the hollow centres of the blades and stipes stemsand by the massive and irregular holdfast by which the kelp is attached to the rocks. A comparison between two populations of Lessonia trabeculata Phaeophyta: