Boergeseniella fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kylin Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland
© Michael Guiry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Fucus fruticulosus Wulfen in Jacquin 1791: 159, species CCXCVIII : pl. 16, fig. 1
Published in: Jacquin, N.J. (1791 '1789'). Collectanea ad botanicam, chemiam, et historiam naturalem, spectantia cum figuris. Vol. III. In: . ( Eds), pp. -306. Vindobonae [Vienna]: Ex Officina Wappleriana.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Vertebrata fruticulosa (Wulfen) Kuntze
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), small and shrubby.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Trieste [Tergestum], Adriatic (: table 3). Lectotype: Wulfen (1789, pl. 16, fig. 1) (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 363).
Source of current name
Díaz-Tapia, P., McIvor, L., Freshwater, D.W., Verbruggen, H., Wynne, M.J. & Maggs, C.A. (2017). The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales). European Journal of Phycology 52(1): 1-20, 77 figs.
Created: 06 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 May 2017 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1044 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=18305
Cite this record as:
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 19 November 2018.