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Monostroma wittrockii Bornet

Publication details
Monostroma wittrockii Bornet in Bornet & Thuret 1880: 176, pl. XLV

Published in: Bornet, É. & Thuret, G. (1880). Notes algologiques recueil d'observations sur les algues. Fasc. 2. pp. 73-196, pls XXVI-L. Paris: G. Masson.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Gayralia oxysperma f. wittrockii (Bornet) P.C.Silva

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Cherbourg, Manche, France (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 740).

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Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Key references
Zinova, A.D. & Zaberzhinskaja, E.B. (1966). Algae novae ac curiosae maris Caspici. Novitates Systematicae Plantarum Non Vascularium 3: 109-114.

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 July 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Den Hartog, C. (1955). L'association à Monostroma wittrockii et Porphyra leucosticta dans le port de Nice. Revue Algologique, Nouvelle Serie 3: 167-168.
Kida, W. (1964). On the morphology and life-history of Monostroma wittrockii Bornet from Ise Bay. Rep. Fac. Fish. Pref. Univ. Mie 5: 11-18.

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