Fucus pinnatifidus Hudson 1762: 473
Original publication: Hudson, [W.] (1762). Flora anglica; exhibens plantas per regnum angliae sponte crescentes, distributas secundum systema sexuale: cum differentiis specierum, synonymis auctorum, nominibus incolarum, solo locorum, tempore florendi, ofììcinalibus pharmacopoeorum. pp. [i]-viii, [1- 8], 1-506, [1-22, ind.]. Londini [London]: impensis auctoris... apud J. Nourse... et G. Moran.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Osmundea pinnatifida (Hudson) Stackhouse
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pinnately cleft (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Harwich, Essex, England (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 534). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Maggs & Hommersand (1993: 403, footnote).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Fucus pinnatifidus Hudson)
Ireland: Wexford (Tighe 1803).
Europe: Ireland (Tighe 1803).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=pinnatifidus
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Fucus&Species=pinnatifidus
Created: 25 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 June 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=12983
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.