Corallina officinalis var. compacta (P. & H. )
Corallina officinalis var. compacta (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Batters 1902: 985
Published in: 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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Corallina officinalis Linnaeus
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), used in medicine [in the past] (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 03 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 April 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 February 2019.