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Monostroma fuscum var. splendens (Ruprecht) Rosenvinge

Publication details
Monostroma fuscum var. splendens (Ruprecht) Rosenvinge 1893: 940

Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. (1893). Grønlands Havalger. Meddelelser om Grønland 3: 763-981, 57 figs, 2 pls.
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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 splendens (Ruprecht) K.L.Vinogradova

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.

Common names

(as Monostroma fuscum var. splendens (Ruprecht) Rosenvinge)
Japanese: O-hitoegusa (Tokida 1954).

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Source of current name
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 August 2009 by M.D. Guiry

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

Tatewaki, M. (1963). The life history of Monostroma fuscum var. splendens. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 76: 381-387.

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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 25 September 2018.

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