Halymenia palmata (Linnaeus) C.Agardh 1817
Palmaria palmata (Linnaeus) F.Weber & D.Mohr
Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland - 14 June 2011. M.D. Guiry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Halymenia palmata (Linnaeus) C.Agardh 1817: xix, 35
Publication date: Mai-Dec 1817 (p. vii: i Mai 1817)
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palmaria palmata (Linnaeus) F.Weber & D.Mohr.
Fucus palmatus Linnaeus
Type locality: ""Ad oras atlantica""; (Linnaeus 1753: 1162) Lectotype: L; 910.184.2889 (Irvine & Guiry 1983: 68) Notes: Linnaeus's description was taken from Van Royen (1740) and a lectotype has been selected from his herbarium (which Linnaeus examined).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), lobed or divided in the manner of an outspread hand with the sinuses between the lobes pointing to the place of attachment (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 20 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi.
Last updated: 04 April 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 April 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2023