Delesseria decipiens J.
Delesseria decipiens J.Agardh Northern California
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Delesseria decipiens J.Agardh 1872: 58
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1872). Bidrag till Florideernes systematik. Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 8(6): 1-60.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cumathamnion decipiens (J.Agardh) M.J.Wynne & G.W.Saunders
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), deceiving (used of a species closely resembling another) (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Vancouver Island (Canada)
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Delesseria decipiens J.Agardh)
North America: Alaska (AK) (Saunders 1901, Lindstrom 1977, Scagel et al. 1989, Mondragon & Mondragon 2003 , Lindeberg & Lindstrom 2010), Aleutian Islands (Mondragon & Mondragon 2003), British Columbia (Scagel et al. 1989), California (CA) (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Scagel et al. 1989, Mondragon & Mondragon 2003 , Miller 2012), Oregon (OR) (Hansen 1997, Lin & Hommersand 2016), Washington (WA) (Scagel et al. 1989).
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. & Saunders, G.W. (2012). Taxonomic assessment of North American species of the genera Cumathamnion, Delesseria, Membranoptera and Pantoneura (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta) using molecular data. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 27(3): 155-173.
Lindeberg, M.R. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2010). Field guide to the seaweeds of Alaska. pp. [i-]iii-iv, 1-188, numerous col. photographs. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant College Program.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2019.