Plocamium vulgare J.V.Lamouroux, nom. illeg. 1813
Plocamium vulgare J.V.Lamouroux, nom. illeg. 1813: 137 [reprint p. 50]
Published in: Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1813). Essai sur les genres de la famille des Thalassiophytes non articulées. Annales du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris 20: 21-47, 115-139, 267-293, pls 7-13.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Plocamium.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Plocamium cartilagineum (Linnaeus) P.S.Dixon.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 24 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 09 July 2016
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 July 2016. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 March 2023