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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmarestia viridis (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux, 1813 
AphiaID: 145310

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromista (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarosa (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterokonta (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOchrophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaeista (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnista (Infraphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucistia (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaeophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmarestiales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmarestiaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmarestia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmarestia J.V.Lamouroux, 1813
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordaria viridis (O.F.Müller) C.Agardh, 1817
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmarestia media var. tenuis Setchell & N.L.Gardner, 1924 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmarestia pacifica Setchell & N.L.Gardner, 1924
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDichloria viridis (O.F.Müller) Greville, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus viridis O.F.Müller, 1782
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGigartina viridis (O.F.Müller) Lyngbye, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIridaea fluitans Stackhouse (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIridea fluitans Stackhouse, 1816
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKrobylopteris oltmannsii Schmidt, 1942 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSporochnus viridis (O.F.Müller) Greville, 1830
Sources  basis of record Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblød kællingehår  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfederige Desmarestia  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormjukt käringhår  [details]
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taxa (2)

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmarestia viridis var. major Postels & Ruprecht, 1840

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmarestia viridis var. distans J.D.Hooker, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesmarestia confervoides (Bory de Saint-Vincent) M.E.Ramírez & A.F.Peters, 1993
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Adriatic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAdriatic Sea (introduced: alien[details]
France
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFrance (introduced: origin unknown[details]
From other sources
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanada [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWemeldinge [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUSA [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPacific Ocean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (13 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (215 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (26 nucleotides; 93 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:77445 [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in France (Nation) : Fisheries: accidental with deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet photosynthetic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution The occurrence of Desmarestia viridis is questionable in the Mediterranean according to the latest review by Cormaci et al. (2004). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Long Island Sound to Strait of Belle Isle [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat tide pools and subtidal to 20 m [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Brown colour results from the dominance of the xanthophyll fucoxanthin; this masks the other pigments, Chlorophyll a and c (no chlorophyll b), beta-carotene and other xanthophylls. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction general for group: most brown algae have an alternation of haploid and dioploid generations; The haploid thalli form isogamous, anisogamous or oogamous gametes and the diploid thalli form zoospores by meiosis. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:145310
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2010-12-13 10:09:16Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Desmarestia viridis (O.F.Müller) J.V.Lamouroux, 1813. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=145310 on 2014-09-16
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