Caulacanthus ustulatus (Turner) Kützing 1843
Caulacanthus ustulatus (Turner) Kützing
Boulders, Simon's Town, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; clumps in mid-intertidal with barnacles - 22 September 2005. Michael Guiry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Caulacanthus ustulatus (Turner) Kützing 1843: 395
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 (lectotype) of the genus Caulacanthus.
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Fucus acicularis var. ustulatus Turner
Lectotype locality: Cádiz, Spain; (Silva & al. 1996: 282) Type: Clemente; BM-K; (Athanasiadis 1996: 60) Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Searles (1968: 46, pl. 10a) who selected Cádiz as the type locality. Turner reported seeing specimens from Clemente (Cádiz) and the Mediterranean (Dr Mohr)
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 July 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 September 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 September 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 31 March 2023