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Monostroma balticum Wittrock

Publication details
Monostroma balticum Wittrock 1866: 48, pl. III [3]: fig. 10

Published in: Wittrock, V.B. (1866). Försök till en Monographie öfver Algslägtet Monostroma. pp. 1-66, IV plates, folded scheme [= 14 figs]. Stockholm: Akademisk Afhandling.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Monostroma is Monostroma bullosum (Roth) Thuret.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Baltic Sea.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ulva baltica Areschoug

Nomenclatural notes
Supposed basionym Ulva baltica Areschoug is invalid: the name can be attributed solely to Wittrock. - (8 May 2015) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
Taxonomic status unclear (Ravanko 1969; Vinogradova 1972).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Monostroma balticum Wittrock)
Swedish: Östersjösallat (Tolstoy & Österlund 2003).

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Key references
[Wittrock, V.B. & Nordstedt, C.F.O.] (1877). Literatur-öfversigt [Literature review]. Algae aquae dulcis exsiccatae praecipue Scandinavicae quas adjectis algis marinis chlorophyllaceis et phycochromaceis.... Botaniska Notiser 1877(1): 21-26.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 November 2018.

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