Nitophyllum laceratum (S.G.Gmelin)
Nitophyllum laceratum (S.G.Gmelin) Greville 1830: 83
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i*-iii*], [i]-lxxxviii, -218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cryptopleura ramosa (Hudson) L.Newton
Fucus laceratus S.G.Gmelin
Syntype localities: "India orientalis, et Haruici [Harwich, Essex, England]" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 900). Notes: According to Silva, Basson & Moe (1996: 900), the basis for "India orientalis" is unknown as this species does not occur in the Indian Ocean.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 05 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 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 13 November 2018.