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Desmarestia viridis (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux

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

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Desmarestia viridis (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux
Peter the Great Bay, Russia. 27 Mar 2012. Oksana Belous. © Oksana Belous (ksu_bio@mail.ru).

Desmarestia viridis (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux
Upper subtidal (Peter the Great Bay, Russia). 09 Mar 2012. O.S. Belous. © Contact: Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

Desmarestia viridis (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux
British Columbia; electron micrograph of sperm showing anterior rostrum (compare with proboscis of Fucaceae) and long posterior flagellum constructed of proximal 9+2 portion and distal portion formed by continuation of the 2 central microtubules of the a. Eric Henry. © Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com).

Desmarestia viridis (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux
Lippe (Hohwacht), Kiel Bight, Baltic Sea, 3m depth. 22 Apr 2004. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de).

 

Desmarestia viridis (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux Lippe (Hohwacht), Kiel Bight, Baltic Sea, 3m depth
© Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de)

Publication details
Desmarestia viridis (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux 1813: 45

Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1813). Essai sur les genres de la famille des thalassiophytes non articulées. Annales du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris 20: 21-47, 115-139, 267-293, pls 7-13.
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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
Fucus viridis O.F.Müller

Type information
Type locality: Sinus Dróbachiense [Drøbak, Norway] (Müller 1782: 5). Lectotype: original illustration (epitype)

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), green (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus viridis O.F.Müller 1782
Chordaria viridis (O.F.Müller) C.Agardh 1817
Gigartina viridis (O.F.Müller) Lyngbye 1819
Sporochnus viridis (O.F.Müller) Greville 1830
Dichloria viridis (O.F.Müller) Greville 1830
Spinularius viridis (O.F.Müller) Ruprecht 1850

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Iridea fluitans Stackhouse 1816
Desmarestia pacifica Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924
Desmarestia media var. tenuis Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924
Krobylopteris oltmannsii Schmidt 1942

Distributional notes
This species has been introduced into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 75) being first found in the Etang de Thau (France) in 1978. - (4 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Desmarestia viridis (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux)
English: Sea sorrel (Dickinson 1963), Desmarest's Green Weed (Bunker et al. 2010).

French: Oseille de mer (Dickinson 1963).

Japanese: Ke-urushigusa (Tokida 1954).

Swedish: Mjukt käringhår (Tolstoy & Österlund 2003).

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Key references
Belous O.C., Titlyanova, T.B. & Titlyanov E.A. (2013). [Marine plants of Trinity Bay and adjacent waters (Peter the Great Bay, Sea of Japan)]. pp. [1]-263. Vladivostok: Dal'nauka. [in Russian]

Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp. [1] 5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program. [in Korean]

Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., Catra, M., Alongi, G. & Giaccone, G. (2012). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Phaeophyceae. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia 45: 1-508.

Fletcher, R.L. (1987). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Vol. 3. Fucophyceae (Phaeophyceae). Part 1. pp. [i]-x, [1]-359, 90 figs, 15 pls. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1966). Supplement to Smith's marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. [i]-ix [xii], [1]-130, 53 figs. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Lee, J.W. & Hwang, I.K. (2010). Dictyotales, Desmarestiales. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 2, Number 2. Heterokontophyta: Phaeophyceae: Ishigeales, Dictyotales, Desmarestiales, Sphacelariales, Cutleriales, Ralfisales, Laminariales. (Anon. Eds), pp. 19-69. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Lindeberg, M.R. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2010). Field guide to the seaweeds of Alaska. pp. [i-]iii-iv, 1-188, numerous col. photographs. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant College Program.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

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.

Pedersen, P.M. (2011). Grønlands havalger. pp. [1] 7-208. Copenhagen: Forlaget Epsilon.DK.

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.

Sfriso, A. (2011). Ochrophyta (Phaeophyceae e Xanthophyceae). Ambiente di transizione italiani e litorali adiacenti. pp. [1]-234, pls 1-51. Bologna: Arpa Emilia-Romagna.

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

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]

Titlyanov, E.A. & Titlyanov, T.V. (2012). Marine plants of the Asian Pacific Region countries, their use and cultivation. pp. [1]-376, many col. photographs. Vladivostok: Dalnauka & A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. [in Russian]

Verlaque, M., Ruitton, S., Mineur, F. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2015). CIESM atlas of exotic species of the Mediterranean. Macrophytes. pp. [1]-362, many photograph and maps. Monaco: CIESM Publishers.

Zinova, A.D. (1953). Opredelitel burykh vodoroslej severnykh morej SSSR [Manual for identification of the brown algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. pp. 1-224. Moscow & Leningrad: Akad. Nauk SSSR.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Kornmann, P. (1962). Der Lebenzyklus von Desmarestia viridis. Helgoländer Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen 8: 287-292.
Kremer, B.P. (1973). Isolation of mannitol from Desmarestia viridis. Phytochemistry 12: 609-610.
Oates, B.R. & Cole, K.M. (1990). Cell-wall surface features on Desmarestia ligulata and D. viridis (Phaeophyta). Phycologia 29: 529-532.

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