Desmarestia tortuosa A.R.O.
Desmarestia tortuosa A.R.O.Chapman 1970: 249, figs 1-4
Published in: Chapman, A.R.O. (1970). Desmarestia tortuosa sp. nov. from British Columbia: its bearing on subgeneric distinctions in the genus. Phycologia 9: 249-253, 4 figs, 1 table.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bent or twisted in different directions, involved, complicated (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Sproat Bay, Tzartus Island, British Columbia, Canada (Chapman 1970: 249). Holotype: 15.vi.1970; UBC 43063 (Chapman 1970: 249).
Created: 25 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 December 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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Chapman, A.R.O. (1970). Desmarestia tortuosa sp. nov. from British Columbia: its bearing on subgeneric distinctions in the genus. Phycologia 9: 249-253, 4 figs, 1 table.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 February 2019.