Caulacanthus rigidus Kützing 1868
Caulacanthus rigidus Kützing 1868: 3, pl. 8: figs e, g
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1868). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XVIII pp. [i-iii], 1-35, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caulacanthus is Caulacanthus ustulatus (Turner) Kützing.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulacanthus ustulatus (Turner) Kützing.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), rigid (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 11 February 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 05 October 2014
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 05 October 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 31 March 2023