Fucus prolifer M.Blanco, nom. illeg.
Fucus prolifer M.Blanco 1837: 838, nom. illeg.
Published in: Blanco, [F.] M. (1837). Flora de Filipinas, Segun el sistema sexual de Linneo. pp. [i]-lxxviii, -887. Manila: En la imprenta de Sto. Thomas por D. Candido Lopez.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halimeda opuntia (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Verheij, E. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (1993). Seaweeds of the Spermonde Archipelago, SW Sulawesi, Indonesia. Blumea 37: 385-510, 6 figs, 1 table, 19 plates.
Created: 25 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 July 2011 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 26 September 2018.