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Desmarestia media (C.Agardh) Greville

Publication details
Desmarestia media (C.Agardh) Greville 1830: xl

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, [1]-218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
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Publication date: Feb.-March 1830

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 (Latin), intermediate.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Desmarestia media (C.Agardh) Greville)
Japanese: Nagabo-urushigusa (Tokida 1954).

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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 08 December 2019.

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