Rhodymenia sobolifera (M. )
Rhodymenia sobolifera (M.Vahl) Greville 1830: xlix, 95 Rhodomenia
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Palmaria palmata (Linnaeus) Weber & Mohr
Fucus soboliferus M.Vahl
Type locality: Maris Finmarkiae
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bearing creeping rooting stems or roots (Neal 1993).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of synonymy
Kraan, S. & Guiry, M.D. (2006). A genetic investigation of two morphotypes of Palmaria palmata (Palmariales, Rhodophyta) using Rubisco spacer and ITS 1 and ITS 2 sequences. Cryptogamie Algologie 27: 17-30.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Rhodymenia&species=sobolifera
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=Rhodymenia&Species=sobolifera
Created: 20 November 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 September 2008 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 20 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.