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Lessonia fuscescens   Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1826

Southern brown kelp

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Lessonia fuscescens   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Phaeophyceae | Laminariales | Lessoniaceae
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Main reference
Guiry, M.D. and G.M. Guiry. 2009. (Ref. 80701)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 400 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 26875)

Environment
Benthic; depth range ? - 40 m (Ref. 26875)

Climate / Range
Polar

Distribution
Southern Oceans: Southern and Central coast of Chile, Tierra del Fuego, Falkland, Kerguelen, Heard and Auckland islands.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found in patches on rocks in sub-littoral zones to a depth of 40 m. Its fronds may be exposed during low tide (Ref. 26875).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




Human uses
Fisheries: commercial
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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)