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Monostroma fuscum var. blyttii (Areschoug) Batters

Publication details
Monostroma fuscum var. blyttii (Areschoug) Batters 1902: 10

Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.
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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 Ulvaria obscura var. blyttii (Areschoug) Bliding

Basionym
Ulva blyttii Areschoug

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), a sombre brown, but often used to indicate darkness of colour (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Collins, F.S. (1903). The Ulvaceae of North America. Rhodora 5: 1-31, Plates 41-43.

Dube, M.A. (1967). On the life history of Monostroma fuscum (Postels et Ruprecht) Wittrock. Journal of Phycology 3: 64-73.

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.

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Verified by: 11 December 2010 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2018.

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