Spyridia filamentosa (Wulfen) Harvey Cape Peron, Western Australia
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Fucus filamentosus Wulfen 1803: 64
Published in: Wulfen, F.X. (1803). Cryptogama aquatica. Archives de Botanique 3: 1-64, pl. 1.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Spyridia filamentosa (Wulfen) Harvey
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), filamentous (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Adriatic Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 427). Type: Vienna? (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 136).
Source of current name
Harvey, W.H. (1833). Div. II. Confervoideae; Div. III. Gloiocladeae. In: The English Flora of Sir James Edward Smith. Class XXIV. Cryptogamia. Vol. V. (or Vol. II of Dr. Hooker's British flora). Part I. Comprising the Mosses, Hepaticae, Lichens, Characeae and Algae. (Hooker, W.J. Eds), pp. 263-265, 265-266, 326-389, 389-405. London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans Paternoster-Row.
Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.
Created: 05 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 August 2017 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 23 July 2019.