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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelaria plumosa Lyngbye, 1819 
AphiaID: 145897

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromista (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarosa (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterokonta (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOchrophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaeista (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnista (Infraphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucistia (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaeophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelariales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelariaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelaria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelaria plumosa (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetopteris plumosa (Lyngbye) Kützing, 1843
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelaria Lyngbye, 1818
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelaria plumosa Lyngbye, 1819
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeramium pennatum Hornemann, 1813
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCladostephus plumosus (Lyngbye) Fries, 1835
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelaria heteronema Postels & Ruprecht, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelaria plumosa var. divaricata Lyngbye, 1819
Sources  basis of record Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfjer-totalge  [details]
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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelaria plumosa var. divaricata Lyngbye, 1819 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelaria plumosa Lyngbye, 1819 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetopteris plumosa (Lyngbye) Kützing, 1843
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelaria plumosa var. gracilis (Lyngbye) C.Agardh, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphacelaria cirrosa (Roth) C.Agardh, 1824
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (80 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:106126 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet photosynthetic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions tufts 4-8 cm high [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Georges Bank to Strait of Belle Isle [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat sublittoral to 20 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Brown colour results from the dominance of the xanthophyll fucoxanthin; this masks the other pigments, Chlorophyll a and c (no chlorophyll b), beta-carotene and other xanthophylls. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction general for group: most brown algae have an alternation of haploid and dioploid generations; The haploid thalli form isogamous, anisogamous or oogamous gametes and the diploid thalli form zoospores by meiosis. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:145897
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2012-10-23 09:10:43Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Sphacelaria plumosa Lyngbye, 1819. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2016). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=145897 on 2016-07-01
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