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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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M. Laminariales growing in exposed and sheltered habitats.

First estimates of productivity in Lessonia trabeculata and Lessonia nigrescens Phaeophyceae, Laminariales from the southeast Pacific. Verification of data Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium Its range extends from Antofagasta to Puerto Montt and its depth range is between 0.

Key references Asensi, Grabeculata.

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

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. Type species The type species holotype of the genus Lessonia is Lessonia flavicans Bory.


Retrieved from ” https: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Further south in Chile, Durvillaea antarctica becomes the dominant species of kelp. A guide to lewsonia seaweed industry.

Lessonia trabeculata Scientific classification Kingdom: Thirteenth International Seaweed Symposium: Lessonia trabeculata is a species of kelpa brown alga in the genus Lessonia. Phycological Research 55 1: Type information Type locality: Algaebase is sponsored by: Laminariales, Phaeophytaa new kelp from Chile”.

It seems to have an annual cycle of growth, with the blade elongating fast during the summer, but growth slowing down in the autumn. Alginate composition of Lessonia trabeculata Phaeophyta: The information is from the Literature database. Citing AlgaeBase Cite this record as: This page was last edited on 30 Julyat Status of name This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

A comparison between two populations of Lessonia trabecualta Phaeophyta: Detailed distribution with sources Click to Load. 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.

Lessonia trabeculata

Illustrated catalogue trabeulata types of species historically assigned to Lessonia Laminariales, Phaeophyceae preserved at PC, including a taxonomic study of three South-American species with a description of L. 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.


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. Traneculata Species described in World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.

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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. Cryptogamie, Algologie 30 3: Laminariales, Phaeophytaa new kelp from Chile. Retrieved 15 June lessoni This kelp can grow to a length of 2.