Fucus pinnatus f., nom. illeg.
Fucus pinnatus Linnaeus f. 1782: 452, nom. illeg.
Published in: Linnaeus, C. (1782). Supplementum plantarum. pp. (XVI +) 467 + (468 = Emendanda). Braunschweig.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa pinnata C.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with leaflets arraanged on each side of a common petiole.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegimate: not Fucus pinnatus Hudson 1762. - (22 Jun 2006) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "in Zeylonia in Freto Chilas" (Chilaw, western Sri Lanka) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 831).
Created: 26 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 November 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 23 September 2018.