Laminaria debilis C. , nom. illeg.
Laminaria debilis C.Agardh 1820: 120, nom. illeg.
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1820 '1821'). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum. Pars prima. pp. [i-iv], -168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Petalonia fascia var. debilis (Kützing) Hamel
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), weak.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: intended as new species, but inclusion of Fucus bicornis S.G. Gmelin, 1768 in the protologue renders it superfluous (INA). - (15 Sep 2010) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: various in Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 632).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 22 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 September 2010 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 27 May 2019.