Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing 1849: 605
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 23-24 July 1849
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Anthophycus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus longifolius Turner
Type locality: In the Indian Ocean (Turner 1808-1809: 88).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with long leaves.
According to Silva et al. (1996) the following names have been misapplied to this species: Fucus salicifolius and Fucus serratus. Please consult original reference for further information.
This is a marine species.
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. -596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.
Created: 07 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2019.