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.
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. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.