Mesogloia brasiliensis 1843
Mesogloia brasiliensis Montagne 1843: 304
Published in: Montagne, C. (1843). Quatrième centurie de plantes cellulaires exotiques nouvelles. Décades VII. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde Série 20: 294-306, pl. 12.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Levringia brasiliensis (Montagne) A.B.Joly
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or from Brazil (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Hab. in littoribus, conchis inprimìs Mytilis adherentem circ Rio de Janeiro, Brasiliae, hancce speciem legit. cel. Gaudichaud." (Montagne 1843: 304). Type: PC herb. Montagne
Source of current name
Joly, A.B. (1953). Re-discovery of Mesogloea brasiliensis Montagne. Boletim do Instituto Oceanográfico 3: 39-43.
Created: 16 January 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 February 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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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 23 November 2020.