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Desmarestia confervoides (Bory) M.E.Ramírez & A.F.Peters

Publication details
Desmarestia confervoides (Bory) M.E.Ramírez & A.F.Peters 1993: 2438

Published in: Ramírez, M.E. & Peters, A.F. (1993 '1992'). The South American species of Desmarestia (Phaeophyceae). Canadian Journal of Botany 70: 2430-2445.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Desmarestia is Desmarestia aculeata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Trinitaria confervoides Bory

Type information
Type locality: Concepción, Chile (Bory de Saint-Vincent 1829: 216). Lectotype: PC (Ramírez & Peters 1993: 2438). Notes: Type: PC Type locality: Chile: Concepción (LT fide Ramírez & Peters, Canad. J. Bot. 70: 2438. 1992) Collector: Dumont D'Urville

Origin of species name
Compound (Latin), resembling the genus Conferva.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Trinitaria confervoides Bory 1829

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Desmarestia viridis var. distans J.D.Hooker 1846
Desmarestia willii Reinsch 1890

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Boraso de Zaixso, A.L. (2013). Elementos para el estudio de las macroalgas de Argentina. Con colaboración de J.M. Zaixso. pp. [1]-204. Comodoro Rivadavia: Universitaria de la Patagonia.

Wiencke, C. & Clayton, M.N. (2002). Antarctic Seaweeds. Synopses of the Antarctic benthos. Volume 9 (Editor: J.W. Wägele). pp. [2] 1-239. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag KG.

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