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Abrotanifolia barbata Stackhouse 1809

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Sargassaceae
Genus Abrotanifolia

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Abrotanifolia barbata Stackhouse
Voudia Bay, Milos Island, Greece, May 2011, 2 m deep.. 17 Jul 2011. Kostas Tsiamis. © Kostas Tsiamis.

 

Publication details
Abrotanifolia barbata Stackhouse 1809: 81

Published in: Stackhouse, J. (1809). Tentamen marino-cryptogamicum, ordinem novum; in genera et species distributum, in Classe XXIVta Linnaei sistens. Mémoires de la Société Imperiale des Naturalistes de Moscou 2: [50]-97.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Abrotanifolia is Abrotanifolia loeflingii Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gongolaria barbata (Stackhouse) Kuntze

Type information
Type locality: [No type locality specified] (Stackhouse 1809: 81). Notes: While no type locality is driectly specified, Stackhouse refers to his Ner. Brit. t. 14, Fucus barbatus "Hab. Devonshire: and S. W . Coast" which could be selected as lectotype. Fucus barbatus Stackhouse is left centre with a portion of a fertile branch.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bearded.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Roberts (1968: 257-258) gave reasons for considering Fucus barbatus Goodenough & Woodward a new species rather than a redescription of F. barbatus Linnaeus (1753: 1161; type locality: 'Oceano'), even though she thought that the two names apply to the same species. When F. barbatus Goodenough & Woodward is interpreted as a later homonym, it is not priorable, and Abrotanifolia barbata Stackhouse, intended to be a new combination, is treated as a new name in accordance with Art. 58.3 (Silva, Basson & Moe 1966). - (1 Apr 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Molinari-Novoa, E.A. & Guiry, M.D. (2020). Reinstatement of the genera Gongolaria Boehmer and Ericaria Stackhouse (Sargassaceae, Phaeophyceae). Notulae Algarum 171: 1-10, 2 figures.

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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 25 July 2021.

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