Chorda filum (Linnaeus) Stackhouse 1797

Chorda filum (Linnaeus) Stackhouse

Current name: Chorda filum (Linnaeus) Stackhouse
upper subtidal with Zostera marina, Ría de Ares, Galicia, Spain, 2014Ignacio Barbara

Publication Details
Chorda filum (Linnaeus) Stackhouse 1797: xxiv, 40, pl. X [10]

Published in: Stackhouse, J. (1797). Nereis britannica; continens species omnes fucorum in insulis britannicis crescentium: descriptione latine et anglico, necnon iconibus ad vivum depictis... Fasc. 2. pp. ix-xxiv, 31-70, pls IX-XIII. Bathoniae [Bath] & Londini [London]: S. Hazard; J. White.

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Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Chorda.

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

Fucus filum Linnaeus

Type Information
Type locality: "in Oceano Atlantico"; (Athanasiadis 1996: 207)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), a thread (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 31 March 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 31 March 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 31 March 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 23 July 2024

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