Ralfsia fungiformis (Gunnerus) Setchell & N.L.Gardner Point Loma, Cabrillo National Monument, Calfornia. Identification tentative.
© National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior
Fucus fungiformis Gunnerus 1772: 107, no. 852
Published in: Gunnerus, J.E. (1772). Flora norvegica, observationibus praesertim oeconomicis panosque norvegici locupletata. Pars posterior, cum iconibus. pp. [i]- viii, -148, indices, pls I-IX. Nidrosia [Trondheim]; Hafnia [Copenhagen]: Vinding; F.C. Pelt.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ralfsia fungiformis (Gunnerus) Setchell & N.L.Gardner
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Iceland ("Habitat in Islandia") (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Koenig; (Silva 1996-to date
Source of current name
Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). Phycological contributions, VII. University of California Publications in Botany 13: 1-13.
Created: 23 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 November 2017 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1018 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=13480
Cite this record as:
Wendy 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 18 March 2019.