Fucus peniculus R. ex Turner
Fucus peniculus R.Brown ex Turner 1819: 77-78, pl. 228
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Acetabularia peniculus (R.Brown ex Turner) Solms-Laubach
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: King George Sound, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 893). Type: Peron & Lesuer; sur une vénus. PC? (Womersley 1984: 297). Notes: Womersley (1984: 297) gives the type locality as Nouvelle-Hollande, sur une vénus.
Source of synonymy
Berger, S., Fettweiss, U., Gleissberg, S., Liddle, L.B., Richter, U., Sawitzky, H. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2003). 18S rDNA phylogeny and evaluation of cap development in Polyphysaceae (formerly Acetabulariaceae; Dasyladales, Chlorophyta). Phycologia 42: 506-561.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=peniculus
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Fucus&Species=peniculus
Created: 25 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.