Fucus pinnatifidus var. osmunda (S.G.Gmelin) Turner 1802
Osmundea osmunda (S.G.Gmelin) K.W.Nam & Maggs New Quay, Co. Clare, Ireland; on lower-shore ledges; to 350 mm long
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Fucus pinnatifidus var. osmunda (S.G.Gmelin) Turner 1802: 267
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Osmundea osmunda (S.G.Gmelin) K.W.Nam & Maggs
Fucus osmunda S.G.Gmelin
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pinnately cleft (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Maggs & Hommersand (1993) this species is a synonym of Laurencia osmunda (S. G. Gmelin) Maggs & Hommersand
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 December 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 April 2021.