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Desmarestia gayana Montagne

Publication details
Desmarestia gayana Montagne 1852: 243, pl. 14: fig. 1

Published in: Montagne, C. (1852). Botanica. Tomo octavo. Flora Chileana. Plantas cellulares. Tomo segundo. Algas. In: Historia fisica y politica de Chile segun documentos adquiridos en esta republica durante doce años de residencia en ella y publicata bajo los auspicios del supremo gobierno.... (Gay, C. Eds) Vol. 8, pp. 228 -256. Paris & Santiago: Paris: en casa del autor. Chile: en el museo de historia natural de Santiago.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Desmarestia ligulata subsp. gayana (Montagne) A.F.Peters,E.C.Yang, F.C.Küpper & Prud'Homme van Reine

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Chiloe Isl. (Silva 1996-to date).

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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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