Monostroma fuscum var. blyttii ( )
Monostroma fuscum var. blyttii (Areschoug) Batters 1902: 10
Original publication: Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Ulvaria obscura var. blyttii (Areschoug) Bliding
Ulva blyttii Areschoug
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), a sombre brown, but often used to indicate darkness of colour (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Monostroma fuscum var. blyttii (Areschoug) Batters)
Arctic: Canada (Arctic) (Taylor 1957).
North America: British Columbia (Scagel 1957), Labrador (Taylor 1957), Massachusetts (Taylor 1957), Newfoundland (Taylor 1957), Quebec (Taylor 1957), Rhode Island (Taylor 1957), Washington (Scagel 1957).
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.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Monostroma&species=fuscum
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Monostroma&Species=fuscum
Created: 18 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 December 2010 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Cite this record as:
Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.