Fucus longifolius Turner
Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
© M.D. Guiry
Fucus longifolius Turner 1809: 88-90, pl. 104: fig. a
Published in: Turner, D. (1808-1809 '1809'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or coloured figures and descriptions of the plants referred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. III pp. [i], -164, [1-2], pls 72-134 (col. copp. W.J. Hooker). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with long leaves.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: In the Indian Ocean (Turner 1808-1809: 88).
Created: 04 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2018.