Cystophora flaccida J.
Cystophora flaccida J.Agardh 1848: 247
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, -363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus flaccidus Labillardière
Type locality: Sur les côtes de Calalogne, aux environs de Barcelone [Barcelona, Spain] (De Candolle 1802: 131).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flaccid, not able to hold up its own weight (Stearn 1973).
Fucus flaccidus Labillardière 1807
As Fucus flaccidus Labillardière, the intended basionym, is illegitimate, this is treated here as a new name. - (31 Oct 2008) - Wendy Guiry
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: 31 October 2008 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 September 2012 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 17 June 2019.