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Desmarestia aculeata f. media (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Publication details
Desmarestia aculeata f. media (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1848: 168

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 aculeata var. media (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Basionym
Sporochnus medius C.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), prickly, spine-like (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Created: 30 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 06 December 2019.

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