Delesseria alata ( ) J.V.
Membranoptera alata (Hudson) Stackhouse Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; growing epiphytically on Corallina officinalis in pool
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Delesseria alata (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux 1813: 124
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Membranoptera alata (Hudson) Stackhouse
Fucus alatus Hudson
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), winged (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
North America: Alaska (AK) (Saunders 1901).
Created: 05 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Molenaar, F.J. & Breeman, A.M. (1997). Latitudinal trends in the growth and reproductive seasonality of Delesseria sanguinea, Membranoptera alata and Phycodrys rubens (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 33: 330-343, 9 figs, 3 tables.
Rietema, H. (1993). Ecotypic differences between Baltic and North Sea populations of Delesseria sanguinea and Membranoptera alata. Botanica Marina 36: 15-21, 7 figs.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 February 2020.