Durvillaea utilis Bory, nom. illeg.
Durvillaea utilis Bory 1825: 22 , nom. illeg.
Published in: [Dumont] d'Urville, J.[B.G.M.] (1825). Flore des îles Malouines; par J. D'Urville. pp. [i], -56. Paris: De l'imprimiere De Lebel, imprimeur du Roi.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Durvillaea.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Durvillaea antarctica (Chamisso) Hariot
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet for Fucus antarcticus Chamisso.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Îles Malouines [Falkland Islands] (Dumont d'Urville 1825: 22). Type: PC
Source of current name
Hay, C.H. (1979). Nomenclature and taxonomy within the genus Durvillaea Bory (Phaeophyceae: Durvilleales Petrov). Phycologia 18: 191-202.
Bory de Saint-Vincent, J.B. (1826). Durvillée, Durvillaea. In: Dictionnaire Classique d'Histoire Naturelle. (Audouin, I. et al. Eds) Vol. 9, pp. 192-193. Paris:
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Created: 15 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 September 2012 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 20 November 2018.