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Arthrothamnus bifidus (S.G.Gmelin) J.Agardh 1868

Publication details
Arthrothamnus bifidus (S.G.Gmelin) J.Agardh 1868: 28

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1868). De Laminarieis symbolas offert. Lunds Universitets Ă…rsskrift 4(10): 1-36.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Arthrothamnus is Arthrothamnus kurilensis Ruprecht.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Fucus bifidus S.G.Gmelin

Type information
Type locality: Siberia: Kamchtka; Bering I. (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Steller; (Index Nominum Algarum

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus bifidus S.G.Gmelin 1768
Laminaria bifida (S.G.Gmelin) Steudel 1824
Laminaria bifida (S.G.Gmelin) Postels & Ruprecht 1840
Saccharina bifida (S.G.Gmelin) Kuntze 1891

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus cornucopiae Mertens 1829

Habitat notes
Subtidal zone to a depth of 10 m (Selivanova & Zhigadlova 2009). - (7 May 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Arthrothamnus bifidus (S.G.Gmelin) J.Agardh)
Japanese: Nekoashi-kombu (Arasaki & Arasaki 1983).

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Key references
Klochkova, N.G., Korolyova, T.N. & Kusidi, A.E. (2009). [Atlas of algae-macrophytes Kamchatka waters. Vol 1. Green algae and brown algae]. pp. 1-216. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky: KamchatNIRO Press. [in Russian]

Zhigadlova, G.G. & Lopatina, N.A. (2020). [Brown algae Ochrophyta algae]. In: Flora and Fauna of Matua Island (middle Kuril Islands): the field guide. Volume 1. Sea. (Sanamyan, K.E. &Sanamyan, N.P. Eds), pp. 424-467. Cherepovets: Intron. [in Russian]

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