Phycocastanum bulbosum Kützing
Phycocastanum bulbosum Kützing 1843
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, -142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 14-16 Sep 1843
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Phycocastanum.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccorhiza polyschides (Lightfoot) Batters
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bulbous.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
New name: intended combination of Fucus bulbosus Hudson 1778 (illeg.). - (20 Jan 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 January 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 January 2020.