Furcellaria lumbricalis(Hudson) Lamouroux

Svartkluft in Norwegian


The species Furcellaria lumbricalis belongs to:


Photos of Furcellaria lumbricalis (1):

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Photo of Furcellaria lumbricalis
Overview of thallus Photo: © Kjersti SjøtunTerms of use

Note: The species is common in the sublittoral and grows along the entire coast of Norway. It has round and repeatedly dichotomously divided axes, 1-2 mm in diameter, and has a brownish red to red habit. It is attached to the substratum by small branches, and fertile tetrasporophytes have zonate tetrasporangia in outer part of axes.