Blossevillea paniculata (Turner) 1842
Blossevillea paniculata (Turner) Decaisne 1842: 331
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].
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Blossevillea is Blossevillea torulosa (R.Brown ex Turner) Decaisne.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrocarpia paniculata (Turner) Areschoug
Fucus paniculatus Turner
Type locality: Kent Island, Bass Strait (Womersley 1987: 362). Type: R. Brown; BM (Womersley 1987: 362).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), paniculate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Areschoug, J.E. (1854). Phyceae novae et minus cognitae in maribus extraeuropaeis collectae. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, series 3 1: 329-372.
Created: 16 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 February 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2021.