Derbesia osterhoutii (L.R. & A.C.H. ) J.Z.Page
Derbesia osterhoutii (L.R.Blinks & A.C.H.Blinks) J.Z.Page 1970: 375, figs 1-6
Published in: Page, J.Z. (1970). Existence of a Derbesia phase in the life-history of Halicystis osterhoutii Blinks and Blinks. Journal of Phycology 6: 375-380.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Great Sound, Bermuda (Silva 1996-to date). Type: A.H. Blinks; Herb. A.H. Blinks (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Duplicates in Herb. New York Bot. Garden.
Named for Dr W.J.V. Osterhout, an American algal physiologist.
Halicystis osterhoutii L.R.Blinks & A.C.H.Blinks 1931
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halicystis osterhoutii L.R.Blinks & A.C.H.Blinks)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Taylor 1960).
North America: Florida (FL) (Taylor 1960).
(as Derbesia osterhoutii (L.R.Blinks & A.C.H.Blinks) J.Z.Page)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Schneider 2003).
Central America: Belize (Littler & Littler 1997).
Caribbean Islands: Caribbean (Littler & Littler 2000), Cuba (Suárez 2005, Suárez, Martínez-Daranas & Alfonso 2014), Curaçao (Fricke et al. 2018), Puerto Rico (Ballantine, Ruiz & Aponte 2009), St. Eustatius (van der Loos & Prud'homme van Reine 2015, van der Loos et al. 2017).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Ballantine, D.L., Ruiz, H. & Aponte, N.E. (2009). Notes on the benthic marine algae of Puerto Rico. IX. Additions to the flora including reports of three species for the first time in the Atlantic Ocean. Botanica Marina 52(3): 229-235, 13 figs.
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. -264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.
Created: 02 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Page, J.Z. (1970). Existence of a Derbesia phase in the life-history of Halicystis osterhoutii Blinks and Blinks. Journal of Phycology 6: 375-380.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 February 2020.