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Desmarestia peruviana Montagne

Publication details
Desmarestia peruviana Montagne 1837: 355, pl. 5: fig. 3

Published in: Montagne, C. (1837). Centurie de plantes cellulaires exotiques nouvelles. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde série 8: 345-370.
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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 herbacea subsp. peruviana (Montagne) A.F.Peters, E.C.Yang, F.C.Küpper & Prud'Homme van Reine

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

Nomenclatural notes
Date in INA is 1837 (Ann.Sc. Nat. Bot., Ser. 2, 8: 355). - (28 Mar 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Callao, Peru: du Petit-Thouars [collector?] (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.

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

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