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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorda tomentosa Lyngbye, 1819 
AphiaID: 146819

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 editorLaminariales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorda (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorda tomentosa (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalosiphon tomentosus (Lyngbye) Jaasund, 1957
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorda Stackhouse, 1797
Sources  basis of record Algaebase, available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]

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Language   Name 
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzottige Meersaite  [details]
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taxa (2)

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Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorda tomentosa f. subfulva Foslie, 1890 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalosiphon tomentosus (Lyngbye) Jaasund, 1957
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorda tomentosa var. subfulva (Foslie) Lily Newton, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalosiphon tomentosus (Lyngbye) Jaasund, 1957
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorway [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (89 publications) 
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:111378 [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Long Island Sound to Strait of Belle Isle [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat dense clumps to 12 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]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146819
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-02-01 11:51:29Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-12-13 10:09:16Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Chorda tomentosa Lyngbye, 1819. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). 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=146819 on 2014-12-29
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