Fucus tortilis var. angustifolius C.
Fucus tortilis var. angustifolius C.Agardh 1812: 6
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum siliquastrum (Mertens ex Turner) C.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), twisted, winding, spiral (Smith & Lockwood 1933).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Created: 10 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 January 2019.