Fucus anomalus Pallas 1766: 199, pl. XIV, figs 24, 24*
Published in: Pallas, P.S. (1766). Miscellanea zoologica quibus novae imprimis atque obscurae animalium species describuntur et observationibus iconibusque illustrantur. pp. -6, [vii]-xii, -224, pl. 1-14 , uncol. copp. J.J. Bijlaart. Hagae Comitum ['s Gravenhage; The Hague]: apud Petrum van Cleef.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sporochnus anomalus (Pallas) M.J.Wynne
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), deviating from the normal or unusual (Stearn 1992).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2003). Sporochnus anomalus (Pallas) comb. nov. (Sporochnales, Phaeophyceae), the oldest available name for Sporochnus gaertnera C. Agardh. Cryptogamie, Algologie 24: 75-81.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2018.