Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing 1849: 605
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Anthophycus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus longifolius Turner
Type locality: In the Indian Ocean (Turner 1808-1809: 88).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with long leaves.
According to Silva et al. (1996) the following names have been misapplied to this species: Fucus salicifolius and Fucus serratus. Please consult original reference for further information.
This is a marine species.
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. -596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.
Created: 07 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 January 2019.