Desmarestia muelleri M.E.Ramírez & A.F.Peters
Desmarestia muelleri M.E.Ramírez & A.F.Peters 1993: 2442, figs 12, 15, 34, 42, 43
Published in: Ramírez, M.E. & Peters, A.F. (1993 '1992'). The South American species of Desmarestia (Phaeophyceae). Canadian Journal of Botany 70: 2430-2445.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmarestia ligulata subsp. muelleri (M.E.Ramirez & A.F.Peters) A.F.Peters, E.C.Yang, F.C.Küpper & Prud'Homme van Reine
Origin of species name
Noun (singular possessive) (Latinised), honouring a person with the surname Müller.
Named for D.G. Müller, German phycologist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Chile: Navidad: La Boca (Ramírez & Peters 1993: 2442). Holotype: M.E. Ramírez; 12.xii.1989; SGO 111401 (Ramírez & Peters 1993: 2442).
Source of current name
Yang, E.C., Peters, A.F., Kawai, H., Stern, R., Hanyuda, T., Bárbara, I., Müller, D.G., Strittmatter, M., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. & Küpper, F.C. (2014). Ligulate Desmarestia (Desmarestiales, Phaeophyceae) revisited: D. japonica sp. nov. and D. dudresnayi differ from D. ligulata. Journal of Phycology 50(1): 149-166.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 June 2019.