Dermonema virens (J.Agardh) Pedroche & Ávila Ortíz 1996

Dermonema virens (J.Agardh) Pedroche & Ávila Ortíz

Current name: Dermonema virens (J.Agardh) Pedroche & Ávila OrtízABC Taxa (

Publication Details
Dermonema virens (J.Agardh) Pedroche & Ávila Ortíz 1996: 77

Published in: Pedroche, F.F. & Avila Ortíz, A. (1996). Aspectos morfológicos vegetativos y reproductivos de Dermonema (Rhodophyceae: Liagoraceae) en México. Acta Botánica Mexicana 34: 63-80.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dermonema is Dermonema dichotomum Harvey ex Heydrich.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Nemalion virens J.Agardh

Type Information
Type locality: "På Mexicanska stranden af Stilla Oceanen", St. Augustin, San Agustín, Oaxaca, Mexico; (Silva & al. 1996: 119) Holotype: Liebmann; Agardhian Herbarium of the Botanical Museum, University of Lund, Sweden; on sheet 54018 (Dawson 1953: 36) Notes: fide type speciment in LD. Dawson (1953: 36) notes an isotype is in the Botanical Museum, Copenhagen, and isotype slides are in HAHF.

Origin of Species Name
Participle B (Latin), green (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 29 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 22 March 2010

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 22 March 2010. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 11 December 2023

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