Desmarestia media (C. )
Desmarestia media (C.Agardh) Greville 1830: xl
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, -218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmarestia aculeata var. media (C.Agardh) J.Agardh
Sporochnus medius C.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), intermediate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
(as Desmarestia media (C.Agardh) Greville)
Japanese: Nagabo-urushigusa (Tokida 1954).
Created: 20 June 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 November 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
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.