Plocamium cartilagineum var. uncinatum (C. ) M.J. , nom. illeg.
Plocamium cartilagineum var. uncinatum (C.Agardh) M.J.Wynne 2002: 350, nom. illeg.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Plocamium cartilagineum (Linnaeus) P.S.Dixon
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cartilaginous, flexible but firm and tough (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Publication date: November 2002. - (30 Jun 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Cremades, J., Barreiro, R., Maneiro, I. & Saunders, G.W. (2011). A new taxonomic interpretation of the type of Plocamium cartilagineum (Plocamiales, Florideophyceae) and its consequences. European Journal of Phycology 46(2): 125-142.
Created: 30 June 2011 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 30 June 2011 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 20 May 2019.