Fucus stiriata Turner
Fucus stiriata Turner 1807: 32, pl. 16
Original publication: Turner, D. (1807-1808). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or coloured figures and descriptions of the plants referred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. 1 pp. [i, iii], -164, -2, pl. 1-71 (col. copp. W.J. Hooker). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Sarcothalia stiriata (Turner) Leister
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 294).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Fucus stiriata Turner)
Africa: South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=stiriata
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=stiriata
Created: 25 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 March 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.