Desmarestia munda & N.L.Gardner
Desmarestia munda Setchell & N.L.Gardner Northern California
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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.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
This is a marine species.
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
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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M.D. 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 18 June 2019.