Ascophyllum nodosum var. lusitanicum Lami 1939
Ascophyllum nodosum var. lusitanicum Lami 1939: 181, pl. 1: fig. 2 [luisitanica]
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ascophyllum is Ascophylla laevigata Stackhouse.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ascophyllum nodosum (Linnaeus) Le Jolis.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), knotted, knobbly (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 29 January 2006
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 29 January 2006. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 31 March 2023