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Monostroma pulchrum Farlow

Publication details
Monostroma pulchrum Farlow 1881: 41

Published in: Foslie, M. (1881). Om nogle nye arctiske havalger. Christiania Videnskabers Selskabs Forhandlinger 14: 1-14, 2 pls.

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 Protomonostroma undulatum f. pulchrum (Farlow) M.J.Wynne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful, fair, pretty.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: Watch Hill, Rhode Island; Gloucester, Massachusetts; Portland, Maine, U.S.A. (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 741).

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Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (1986). A checklist of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic. Canadian Journal of Botany 64: 2239-2281.

Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 22 July 2017 by Pier Kuipers

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

Yoshida, K. (1964). On the development of the sporelings of Monostroma pulchrum Farlow. Bulletin of the Japanese Society for Phycology 12: 8-14.

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Pier Kuipers in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 October 2018.

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