Laminaria digitata (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux 1813
Laminaria digitata (Hudson) J.V.LamourouxSpiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; smooth stipe does not readily snap when bent - 26 March 2005. Michael Guiry (email@example.com)
Laminaria digitata (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux 1813: 42
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Laminaria.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus digitatus Hudson
Type locality: Habitat in rupibus marinis [Dwells on marine rocks, England]; (Hudson 1762: 475)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), digitate, with leaflets radiating from tip of leaf-stalk (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 17 February 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 February 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 February 2023