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Mesogloia decipiens Suringar

Publication details
Mesogloia decipiens Suringar 1872: 75, pl. 25

Published in: Suringar, W.F.R. (1872). Illustrationes des algues du Japon. Musée Botanique de Leide 1: 63-76, pls 22-25.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Mesogloia is Mesogloia vermicularis C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nemacystus decipiens (Suringar) Kuckuck

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), deceiving (used of a species closely resembling another) (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: various in Japan (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 623).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Kuckuck, P. (1929). Fragmente einer Monographie der Phaeosporeen. Helgoländer Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen 17(4): 1-93, 155 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 17 July 2019.

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