Rhynchococcus spinosus ( ) Kützing, nom. illeg.
Rhynchococcus spinosus (Linnaeus) Kützing 1843: 403, nom. illeg.
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, -142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 14-16 Sep 1843
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Eucheuma denticulatum (N.L.Burman) Collins & Hervey
Fucus spinosus Linnaeus
Type locality: Cap. b. spei [Cape of Good Hope]
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiny.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: basionym illegitimate (INA). - (19 May 2018) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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: 19 May 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 19 May 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 September 2019.