Ascophyllum nodosum f. mackayi (Turner) A.C. & , nom. inval.
Ascophyllum nodosum f. mackayi (Turner) A.C.Mathieson & Dawes St. Mawes, Cornwall, England
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Ascophyllum nodosum f. mackayi (Turner) A.C.Mathieson & Dawes 2017: 206, pl. XXXVIII : figs 8, 9, nom. inval.
Published in: Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus mackayi Turner
Type locality: Connemara, Galway, Ireland (Athanasiadis 1996: 228). Type: BM? Notes: A more precise locality is unkown. Connemara comprises much of the western part of County Galway (M.D. Guiry, 25 January 2003).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), knotted, knobbly (Stearn 1973).
Fucus mackayi Turner 1808
Fistularia mackayi (Turner) Stackhouse 1816
Fucus nodosus f. mackayi (Turner) C:Agardh 1824
Physocaulon mackayi (Turner) Kützing 1843
Ascophyllum mackayi (Turner) Holmes & Batters 1892
Ascophyllum nodosum var. mackayi (Turner) Cotton 1912
This is a marine species.
(as Ascophyllum mackayi (Turner) Holmes & Batters)
English: Wrack (Madlener 1977).
Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 June 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.