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Monostroma applanatum Gain

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Ulotrichales
Family Monostromataceae
Genus Monostroma


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Monostroma applanatum Gain
South Cove, Rothera Research Station, Adelaide Island, Antarctic Peninsula. 24 Dec 2010. Frithjof Kuepper. © Frithjof Kuepper (fck@sams.ac.uk).


Laminaria saccharina var. caperata (De la Pylaie) Farlow

Antarctosaccion applanatum (Gain) Delépine South Cove, Rothera Research Station, Adelaide Island, Antarctic Peninsula
© Frithjof Kuepper (fck@sams.ac.uk)

Publication details
Monostroma applanatum Gain 1911: 484

Published in: Gain, L. (1911). Note sur trois espéces nouvelles d'algues marines provenant de la région antarctique sud-américaine. Bulletin du Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle 17: 482-484.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Monostroma is Monostroma bullosum (Roth) Thuret.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Antarctosaccion applanatum (Gain) Delépine

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: Île Déception et dans le chenal Peltier près l'île Wiencke (Velasquez 1953: 484). Type: PC?

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Source of current name
Delépine, R., Lamb, I.M. & Zimmerman, M.H. (1970). Sur les algues marines antarctiques rapportées au genre Monostroma Thuret. Compte Rendu Hebdomadaire des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences. Paris. Série D 270: 1973-1976.

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