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.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: various in Japan (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 623).
Source of current name
Kuckuck, P. (1929). Fragmente einer Monographie der Phaeosporeen. Helgoländer Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen 17(4): 1-93, 155 figs.
Created: 02 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 April 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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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 19 February 2019.