Fucus erinaceus Turner
Nothogenia erinacea (Turner) P.G.Parkinson Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
© M.D. Guiry
Fucus erinaceus Turner 1807: 55-56, pl. 26
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nothogenia erinacea (Turner) P.G.Parkinson
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), prickly or hedgehog-like.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 112).
Created: 24 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2018.