Pachycarpus dilatatus (Turner) Kützing
Pachycarpus dilatatus (Turner) Kützing 1843: 412
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, -142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pachycarpus.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gymnogongrus dilatatus (Turner) J.Agardh
Fucus dilatatus Turner
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 319).
Origin of species name
(Latin), broadened, expanded, spread out, or widened.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 18 January 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 January 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 April 2019.