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Desmococcus viridis (C.Agardh) P.C.Silva

Publication details
Desmococcus viridis (C.Agardh) P.C.Silva 1980: 128

Published in: Silva, P.C. (1980). Remarks on algal nomenclature. VI. Taxon 29: 121-145.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Desmococcus is Desmococcus vulgaris F.Brand.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Desmococcus olivaceus (Persoon ex Acharius) J.R.Laundon

Basionym
Protococcus viridis C.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), green (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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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 February 2020.

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