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Desmarestia latifrons (Ruprecht) Kützing

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

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Desmarestia latifrons (Ruprecht) Kützing
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Desmarestia latifrons (Ruprecht) Kützing
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Desmarestia latifrons (Ruprecht) Kützing
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Desmarestia latifrons (Ruprecht) Kützing
Cape Blanco, Oregon. 18 Aug 2010. Simona Augyte (Simona.Augyte@humboldt.edu). © Simona Augyte (Simona.Augyte@humboldt.edu).

 

Neuroglossum ligulatum (Reinsch) Skottsberg

Desmarestia latifrons (Ruprecht) Kützing Northern California
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Desmarestia latifrons (Ruprecht) Kützing 1859: 40, pl. 95: fig. 1

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1859). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. IX [9] pp. i-vii, 1-42, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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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
Spinularius latifrons Ruprecht

Type information
Type locality: [Northern California, perhaps Fort Ross] (Perestenko & Zakhodnova 2008: 1121). Lectotype: LE (Perestenko & Zakhodnova 2008: 1121). Notes: "Lectotype: Spinularia latifrons Ruprecht. California boreal. Ross. Leg. Wosnessensky. LE."

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Spinularius latifrons Ruprecht 1850

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Mondragon, J. & Mondragon, J. (2003). Seaweeds of the Pacific Coast. Common marine algae from Alaska to Baja California. pp. [i]iv, [1]-97. Monterey, California: Sea Challengers.

Okamura, K. (1910). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. II pp. 77-108, pls LXXI-LXXV. Tokyo: The Author.

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.

Perestenko L.P. & Zakhodnova T.A. (2008). The genus Desmarestia (Phaeophyta, Desmarestiaceae) in the Far Eastern seas of Russia. Botanicheskii Zhurnal (St. Petersburg) 93(7): 1112-1117, 4 pls.

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

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