Fucus radiatus & Woodward
Fucus radiatus Goodenough & Woodward 1797: 106, 202
Published in: Goodenough, S. & Woodward, T.J. (1797). Observations on the British Fuci, with particular descriptions of each species. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 3: 84-235, pls 16-19.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polyides rotunda (Hudson) Gaillon
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), radiate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "New Holland" (Pert Jackson, New South Wales, Australia) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 639). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Millar & Kraft (1994a: 2, 25) for more information on the type locality of this species.
Created: 16 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 January 2010 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 January 2019.