Ascophyllum nodosum var. siliquatum (Turner) Batters 1902
Ascophyllum nodosum var. siliquatum (Turner) Batters 1902: 51
Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.
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.
Fucus nodosus var. siliquatus Turner
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), knotted, knobbly (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 25 May 2007
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 25 May 2007. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 31 March 2023