Fucus alatus var. angustissimus Turner 1811
Fucus alatus var. angustissimus Turner 1811: 60, pl. 160: figs k, l (as '[gamma] angustissimus' )
Published in: Turner, D. (1809-1811 '1811'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or colored figures and descriptions of the plants referrred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. III pp. [i], -148 , [1-2], pl. 135-196 (col. copp. by W.J. Hooker and others). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Membranoptera carpophylla (Kützing) Athanasiadis
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), winged (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
See Athanasiadis (1996) for synonymy. - (17 May 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: "apud Scarborough. D. Pitchford.—Apud Lossiemouth, in Scotiae Septentrionalis oris orientalibus. D. Brodie." (Turner 1809-1811: 59).
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.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. , 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 07 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 January 2021.