Rhodymenia palmetta var. bifida ( ) Lily Netwon
Rhodymenia palmetta var. bifida (Hudson) Lily Netwon 1931: 434
Published in: Newton, L. (1931). A handbook of the British seaweeds. pp. [i]-xiii, 1-478, 270 figs. London: The Trustees of the British Museum, British Museum (Natural History), Cromwell Road, S.W.7.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus bifidus Hudson
England ? Lectotype: Hudson's original description: (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 138).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Taxon inquirendum (Furnari, pers. comm.).
Based, as to name, on Fucus bifudus Hudson, which is Rhodophyllis divaricata, but Turner's and Newton's materials probably represent forms of a species of Rhodymenia. - (24 Jan 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 14 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 January 2015 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 21 September 2018.