Halicoccus nodosus var. furcatus Areschoug 1847
Halicoccus nodosus var. furcatus Areschoug 1847: 254, pl. I
The type species (holotype) of the genus Halicoccus is Halicoccus nodosus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye.
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: 29 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 September 2004
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 September 2004. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 31 March 2023