Fucus quercifolius R. ex Turner
Platythalia quercifolia (R.Brown ex Turner) Sonder Rottnest Island, Western Australia.
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Fucus quercifolius R.Brown ex Turner 1809: 37, 38, pl. 151
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 Platythalia quercifolia (R.Brown ex Turner) Sonder
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "On the south coast of New Holland. Mr. Brown." [probably King George Sound, Western Australia] (Turner 1809-1811: 38). Holotype: BM (Womersley 1987: 404). Notes: See Womersley (1967: 256).
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.
Source of current name
Sonder, G. (1845). Nova algarum genera et species, quas in itinere ad oras occidentales Novae Hollandiae, collegit L. Priess, Ph. Dr. Botanische Zeitung 3: 49-57.
Created: 27 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 January 2016 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 23 May 2019.