Cystoseira crassipes (Mertens ex Turner) C.
Cystoseira crassipes (Mertens ex Turner) C.Agardh 1821: 69
Original publication: Agardh, C.A. (1820 '1821'). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum. Pars prima. pp. [i-iv], -168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Stephanocystis crassipes (Mertens ex Turner) Draisma, Ballesteros, F.Rousseau & T.Thibaut
Fucus crassipes Mertens ex Turner
Type locality: Sea near Japan (Silva 1996-to date). Type: BM Notes: Collector: Dr. Horner (INA).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Source of synonymy
Draisma, S.G.A., Ballesteros, E., Rousseau, F. & Thibaut, T. (2010). DNA sequence data demonstrate the polyphyly of the genus Cystoseira and other Sargassaceae genera (Phaeophyceae). Journal of Phycology 46(6): 1329-1345.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Cystoseira&species=crassipes
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=Cystoseira&Species=crassipes
Created: 15 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 August 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in 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: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:73682