Fucus torulosus R.Brown ex Turner 1811
Cystophora torulosa (R.Brown ex Turner) J.AgardhPetticoat Creek, Victoria, Australia - 04 December 2010. Michael Guiry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Fucus torulosus R.Brown ex Turner 1811: 51, 52, pl. 157
Published in: Turner, D. (1809-1811 '1811'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or colored figures and descriptions of the plants referrred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. III pp. [i], -148 , [1-2], pl. 135-196 (col. copp. by W.J. Hooker and others). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cystophora torulosa (R.Brown ex Turner) J.Agardh.
Type locality: "In Kent's Islands, near New Holland. Mr. Brown." [Kent Group Islands, Bass Strait, Australia]; (Turner 1809-1811: 52) Holotype: R. Brown; BM (ex K); (Womersley 1987: 384) Notes: Womersley (1987: 384) notes that there are isotypes in BM and E.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat cylindrical, with contractions or swellings at intervals along the length.
This is a marine species.
Created: 09 June 2000 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 01 January 2016
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 01 January 2016. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 October 2022