Fucus rotundifolius Draparnaud in Mertens 1815: 634, nom. inval.
Original publication: Mertens, H. (1815). Dawson Turner, Fuci. Göttingische Gelehrte Anzeigen unter der Aufsicht der Königl. Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften 1815(1): 625-640.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Kallymenia reniformis (Turner) J.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with round leaves.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Invalid or illegitimate: nomen nudum or unwarranted change of epithet for Fucus reniformis. - (14 Oct 2010) - M.D. Guiry
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=rotundifolius
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=rotundifolius
Created: 14 October 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 October 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 319 times since it was created.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=138046
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 22 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.