Fucus perforatus Bory
Palisada perforata (Bory) K.W.Nam Scott Reef, Western Australia
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Fucus perforatus Bory 1803: 305, pl. V : fig. 1
Published in: Bory de Saint-Vincent, J.B.G.M. (1803). Essais sur les Isles Fortunées et l'antique Atlantide, ou precis de l'histoire générale de l'Archipel des Canaries. pp. [i-viii], -522, [2 p. err.], 3 maps, 7 pls. Paris: Baudouin, Imprimeur de l'Institut National.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palisada perforata (Bory) K.W.Nam
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pierced with holes or pores or sprinkled with translucent dots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "rade de Sainte-Croix" [Santz Cruz de Tenerife, Islas Canarias] (Bory de Saint-Vincent 1803: 305). Holotype: PC (Cassano et al. 2009: 87).
Source of current name
Nam, K.W. (2007). Validation of the generic name Palisada (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Algae (The Korean Journal of Phycology) 22(2): 53-55, 1 table.
Cassano, V., Díaz-Larrea, J., Sentíes, A., Oliveira, M.C., Gil-Rodríguez, M.C. & Fujii, M.T. (2009). Evidence for the conspecificity of Palisada papillosa with P. perforata (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from the western and eastern Atlantic Ocean on the basis of morphological and molecular analyses. Phycologia 48(2): 86-100, 30 figs, 2 tables.
Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 October 2018 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 August 2019.