Punctaria plantaginea var. crouanii
Punctaria plantaginea var. crouanii Thuret
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Punctaria latifolia Greville
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling plantain.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Punctaria plantaginea var. crouanii Thuret)
Europe: Britain (Newton 1931).
Source of synonymy
Fletcher, R.L. (1987). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Vol. 3. Fucophyceae (Phaeophyceae). Part 1. pp. [i]-x, -359, 90 figs, 15 pls. London: British Museum (Natural History).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Punctaria&species=plantaginea
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Punctaria&Species=plantaginea
Created: 02 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=18068
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 June 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.