Saccorhiza polyschides (Lightfoot) Batters Dog's Bay, Roundstone, Co. Galway, Ireland; base of plant
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Fucus polyschides Lightfoot 1777: 936-938
Published in: Lightfoot, J. (1777). Flora scotica: or, a systematic arrangement, in the Linnaean method, of the native plants of Scotland and the Hebrides. Vol. II. pp. 545-1151 [1-24], pls 1-35. London: printed for B. White at Horace's Head, in Fleet-Street.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccorhiza polyschides (Lightfoot) Batters
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: Scotland; Cornwall, England (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 907). Type: BM
Source of current name
Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.
Created: 18 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 July 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 20 November 2018.