Laurencia obtusa var. laxa (R. ex Turner)
Laurencia obtusa var. laxa (R.Brown ex Turner) Ardissone 1883: 327
Published in: Ardissone, F. (1883). Phycologia mediterranea. Parte prima, Floridee. Memorie della Società Crittogamologica Italiana 1: i-x, 1-516.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Laurencia laxa (R.Brown ex Turner) Gaillon
Fucus laxus R.Brown ex Turner
Type locality: "At the Cape of Good Hope. Mr Brown" [South Africa] (Turner 1809-1811: 14).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), obtuse, blunt (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 July 2015 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 22 September 2019.