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Desmarestia munda Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Desmarestiales
Family Desmarestiaceae
Genus Desmarestia

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Desmarestia munda Setchell & N.L.Gardner
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Desmarestia munda Setchell & N.L.Gardner
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Desmarestia munda Setchell & N.L.Gardner
Seal Rock, Oregon; 23 August 2000. Collector: P. Dobson; GIH/HMSC 1302. 23 Aug 2000. Gayle Hansen. © Gayle Hansen (gaylehansen@q.com).

 

Antithamnion ogdeniae I.A.Abbott

Desmarestia munda Setchell & N.L.Gardner Northern California
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Desmarestia munda Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 7

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). Phycological contributions, VII. University of California Publications in Botany 13: 1-13.

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.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Included in synonymy with Desmarestia ligulata by Abbott & Hollenberg (1979: 222), but, according to Silva (1979: 336), “...the argument offered in support of this treatment is not convincing.”

Yang et al. (2014: 162) consider this to be a synonym of D. herbacea. - (8 Apr 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: USA: (Puget Sound, Washington to San Pedro, California) (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype (fide Silva in A.R.O. Chapman): UC 809472 (pBA LXXIa) (Silva 1996-to date

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Key references
Dawson, E.Y., Acleto, O.C. & Foldvik, N. (1964). The seaweeds of Peru. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 13: 1-111, 81 pls.

Pedroche, P.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar Rosas, R. (2008). Catálogo de las algas benthónicas del Pacífico de México II. Phaeophycota. pp. [i-viii], i-vi, 15-146. Mexicali & Berkeley: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana; Universidad Autónoma de Baja California; University of California Berkeley.

Scagel, R.F. (1957). An annotated list of the marine algae of British Columbia and northern Washington (including keys to genera). Bulletin, National Museum of Canada 150: [i]-vi, 1-289.

Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

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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