Laminaria hyperborea (Gunnerus) Foslie Dog's Bay, Roundstone, Co. Galway, Ireland; plants at low water
© Michael Guiry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Fucus hyperboreus Gunnerus 1766: 34, pl. III, no. 61
Published in: Gunnerus, J.E. (1766). Flora norvegica, observationibus praesertim oeconomicis panosque norvegici locupletata. Vol. 1 pp. [i]-viii, 1-96, , 3 pls. Nidrosia [Trondheim] & Hafnia [Copenhagen]: Vinding & F.C. Pelt.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Laminaria hyperborea (Gunnerus) Foslie
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), belonging to the extreme north, northern (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 April 2019.