Virsodes serratum ( )
Fucus serratus Linnaeus New Quay, Co. Clare, Ireland; intertidal plants
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Virsodes serratum (Linnaeus) Kuntze
The type species (holotype) of the genus Virsodes is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fucus serratus Linnaeus
Fucus serratus Linnaeus
Type locality: "Oceano" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 902). Type: LINN?
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), serrated, saw-edged with teeth pointing forwards (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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: 24 July 2006 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 October 2019.