Hypoglossum hypoglossoides (Stackhouse) Collins & Hervey microscope male blade, North of Portugal, 2005
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Fucus hypoglossoides Stackhouse 1801: 76, pl. XIII
Published in: Stackhouse, J. (1802 '1801'). Nereis britannica; continens species omnes fucorum in insulis britannicis crescentium: descriptione latine et anglico, necnon iconibus ad vivum depictis... Fasc. 3. pp. xxv-xl, 71-112, 1-4, 1-3, pls XIII-XVII, A-G. Bathoniae [Bath] & Londini [London]: S. Hazard; J. White.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hypoglossum hypoglossoides (Stackhouse) Collins & Hervey
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "S.W. Coast, from I. of Wight to Land's End [Hampshire to Cornwall, England] (Stackhouse 1802: 77). Lectotype: CN (Wynne 1984: 86). Notes: Specimen in CN selected as Lectotype is labelled "F. hypoglos in fruit . Pridmouth July" Probably Pridmouth Bay (also known as Polridmouth Cove?) near Fowey in Cornwall.
Source of current name
Collins, F.S. & Hervey, A.B. (1917). The algae of Bermuda. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 53: 1-195, 6 pls.
Wynne, M.J. (1984). The correct name for the type of Hypoglossum Kützing (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta). Taxon 33: 85-87.
Created: 19 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 December 2017 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.