Fucus moniliformis Labillardière
Fucus moniliformis Labillardière 1806: 114, pl. 262, nom. illeg.
Original publication: Labillardière, J.J. (1806). Novae Hollandiae plantarum specimen. Vol. 2 pp. 1-130, Plates 141-230. Parisiis [Paris]: ex typographiâ Dominae Huzard.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Hormosira banksii (Turner) Decaisne
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), moniliform, cylindrical but contracted at regular intervals like a string of beads (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Fucus moniliformis Esper, 1804. - (9 Nov 2008) - Wendy Guiry
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=moniliformis
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=moniliformis
Created: 09 November 2008 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 September 2012 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 420 times since it was created.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=133839
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:111093