Fucus woodwardia R. ex Turner
Fucus woodwardia R.Brown ex Turner 1811: 53, 54, pl. 158
Published in: Turner, D. (1809-1811 '1811'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or colored figures and descriptions of the plants referrred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. III pp. [i], -148 , [1-2], pl. 135-196 (col. copp. by W.J. Hooker and others). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dictyopteris woodwardia (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "On the North coast of New Holland. Mr. Brown." [Australia] (Turner 1809-1811: 54). Syntypes: Mr [Robert] Brown; no date indicated; no habitat data. BM 0000562816, 000562817 (Huisman & Phillips 2015: 198).
Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, -135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
Created: 07 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 April 2017 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 17 December 2018.