Gymnogongrus patens ( & Woodward) J.
Gymnogongrus patens (Goodenough & Woodward) J.Agardh 1851: 324
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, -336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus patens Goodenough & Woodward
Syntype localities: Marazion in littore Cornubiensi et apud Ilfracombe in com. Devon. frequens [Marazion, Cornwall and Ilfracombe, South Devon, England] (Goodenough & Woodward 1797: 173).
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), spreading, outspread, diverging from the axis at almost 90 degrees (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Pérez-Cirera, J.L. (1973). Datos sobre la flora algológica bentónica de Cabo Raso (Portugal). Anales del Instituto Botánico A. J. Cavanilles 30: 5-13.
Created: 30 July 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 February 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 January 2019.