Fucus cephalornithos Labillardière
Caulocystis cephalornithos (Labillardière) Areschoug Petticoat Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Fucus cephalornithos Labillardière 1807: 114, pl. 261
Published in: Labillardière, J.J. (1807). Novae Hollandiae plantarum specimen. Tomus secundus [part 27; pls 261-265]. . Parisiis [Paris]: ex typographiá Dominae Huzard.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulocystis cephalornithos (Labillardière) Areschoug
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: ‘Ad capitis Van-Diemen littora’ [Cape Van Diemen, south-eastern Tasmania] (Labillardière 1807: 114). Type: Labillardière; FI (Womersley 1987: 360). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Ducker (1979: 20) for more information on the type locality of this species.
Source of current name
Areschoug, J.E. (1854). Phyceae novae et minus cognitae in maribus extraeuropaeis collectae. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, series 3 1: 329-372.
Created: 23 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 February 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 March 2019.