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Delesseria davisii J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Publication details
Delesseria davisii J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1845: 252

Published in: Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. (1845). Algae antarcticae, being characters and descriptions of the hitherto unpublished species of algae, discovered in Lord Auckland's Group, Campbell's Island, Kerguelen's Land, Falkland Islands, Cape Horn and other southern circumpolar regions, during the voyage of H.M. discovery ships "Erebus" and "Terror". London Journal of Botany 4: 249-276, 293-298.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Delesseria is Delesseria sanguinea (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Schizoseris griffithsia (Suhr) M.J.Wynne

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Cape Horn (Kylin 1924: 68).

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Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (1989). Taxonomic observations on some marine algae in Herbarium Hamburgense. Nova Hedwigia 48: 419-430, 3 plates [= 9 figs].

Key references
Wynne, M.J. (1989). Taxonomic observations on some marine algae in Herbarium Hamburgense. Nova Hedwigia 48: 419-430, 3 plates [= 9 figs].

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 May 2019.

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