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Monostroma zostericola Tilden

Publication details
Monostroma zostericola Tilden 1900: no. 388

Published in: Tilden, J.E. (1900). American algae. Vol. Century IV, Nos 301-400. Minneapolis.

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 Kornmannia zostericola (Tilden) Bliding

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living on or in the flowering plant Zostera.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Monostroma zostericola Tilden)
Japanese: Motsuki-hitoe (Tokida 1954).

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Source of current name
Bliding, C. (1969 '1968'). A critical survey of European taxa in Ulvales, Part II. Ulva, Ulvaria, Monostroma, Kornmannia. Botaniska Notiser 121: 535-629, 47 figs.

Key references
Scagel, R.F. (1957). An annotated list of the marine algae of British Columbia and northern Washington (including keys to genera). Bulletin, National Museum of Canada 150: [i]-vi, 1-289.

Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Yamada, Y. & Tatewaki, M. (1965). New findings on the life history of Monostroma zostericola Tilden. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 5: 105-117.

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

Yamada, Y. & Kanda, T. (1941). On the culture of Monostroma zostericola and Enteromorpha nana var. minima. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 2: 217-226.
Yamada, Y. & Tatewaki, M. (1965). New findings on the life history of Monostroma zostericola Tilden. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 5: 105-117.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2018.

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