Desmarestia aculeata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux 1813

Desmarestia aculeata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux

Current name: Desmarestia aculeata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux
Desmarestia aculeata, subtidal with Saccorhiza polyschides, Ría de A. Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio BárbaraIgnacio Bárbara (

Publication Details
Desmarestia aculeata (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux 1813: 25

Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1813). Essai sur les genres de la famille des Thalassiophytes non articulées. Annales du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle 20: 21-47, 115-139, 267-293, 7 plates [7-13].

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Publication date: 1813

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Desmarestia.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Fucus aculeatus Linnaeus

Type Information
Type locality: between England and France; (Silva & al. 1996: 901)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), prickly, spine-like (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 31 March 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 30 March 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 30 March 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 17 June 2024

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