Gastrophycus articulatus ( ) 1833
Lomentaria articulata (Hudson) Lyngbye Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland
© M.D. Guiry
Gastrophycus articulatus (Hudson) Link 1833: 241
Published in: Link, H.F. (1833). Handbuch zur Erkennung der nutzbarsten und am häufigsten vorkommenden Gewächse. Dritter Theil. pp. i-xviii, 1-536. Berlin: Haude & Spener.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gastrophycus is Gastrophycus kaliformis (Goodenough & Woodward) Link.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lomentaria articulata (Hudson) Lyngbye
Ulva articulata Hudson
Type locality: Cornwall, England (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 350). Lectotype: original description (Hudson, 1772) in the absence of material (Dixon & Irvine 1977
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), articulated, jointed (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: 28 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 March 2016 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 03 August 2020.