Fucus pinnatus fil., nom. illeg. 1782
Fucus pinnatus Linnaeus fil. 1782: 452, nom. illeg.
Published in: Linnaeus filius, C. (1782 "1781"). Supplementum plantarum: Systematis vegetabilium editionis decimae tertiae, Generum plantarum editionis sextae, et Specierum plantarum editionis secundae. pp. [i]-xvi, - 467 [+468 = Emendanda]. Brunsvigae [Braunschweig]: impensis Orphanotrophei.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa pinnata C.Agardh
Type locality: "in Zeylonia in Freto Chilas" (Chilaw, western Sri Lanka) (Silva & al. 1996: 831).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with leaflets arraanged on each side of a common petiole.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegimate: not Fucus pinnatus Hudson 1762. - (22 Jun 2006) - Wendy Guiry
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.
Created: 26 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 August 2019 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 18 June 2021.