Fucus radiatus var. exasperatus Turner 1808
Fucus radiatus var. exasperatus Turner 1808: 161, 162
Published in: Turner, D. (1808-1809 '1809'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or coloured figures and descriptions of the plants referred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. II pp. [i], -164, [1-2], pls 72-134 (col. copp. W.J. Hooker). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ecklonia biruncinata (Bory) Papenfuss
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), radiate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "New Holland" (Port Dalrymple, Tasmania) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 640). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Womersley (1967: 249) for more information on the type locality of this 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.
Created: 01 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 December 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2020.