Plocamium coccineum var. secundatum Kützing 1849
Plocamium coccineum var. secundatum Kützing 1849: 883
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Plocamium secundatum (Kützing) Kützing.
Type locality: N.W. Bay, Hermite Island, Cape Horn, Tierra del Fuego ; (Wynne 2002: 355)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), deep red, from scarlet to carmine and crimson (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 11 July 2011
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 11 July 2011. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 December 2023