Haligenia bulbosa , nom. illeg.
Haligenia bulbosa Decaisne 1842: 345, nom. illeg.
Published in: Decaisne, J. (1842). Essais sur une classification des algues et des polypiers calcifères de Lamouroux. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde Série 17: 297-380, [pls 14-17].
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Haligenia.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccorhiza polyschides (Lightfoot) Batters
Fucus bulbosus Hudson
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bulbous.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: intended combination of Fucus bulbosus Hudson 1778, nom. illeg. - (3 Jul 2006) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 July 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.