Desmotrichum repens Kylin 1907: 66, fig. 16A, B; pl. 1: fig. 1
Published in: Kylin, H. (1907). Studien über die Algenflora der schwedischen Westküste. Akademische Abhandlung. pp. [i-iii]-iv, 1-287, 7 pls. Uppsala: K.W. Appelbergs Buchdruckeri. [in German]
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Punctaria tenuissima (C.Agardh) Greville
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 25 June 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 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 17 June 2019.