Saccorhiza polyschides (Lightfoot) Batters 1902

Saccorhiza polyschides (Lightfoot) Batters

Current name: Saccorhiza polyschides (Lightfoot) Batters
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; MLWS plants; fronds - 18 April 2003. Michael Guiry (

Publication Details
Saccorhiza polyschides (Lightfoot) Batters 1902: 48

Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.

Request PDF

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Saccorhiza is Laminaria bulbosa J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Fucus polyschides Lightfoot

Type Information
Syntype localities: Scotland; Cornwall, England; (Silva & al. 1996: 907) Type: BM;

General Environment
This is a marine species.

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

Last updated: 30 April 2013

Verification of Data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Loading synonyms...
Loading notes...
Loading common names...
Loading distribution...
Loading references...
Loading bibliographical references...
Loading culture providers...

Linking to this page:

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 30 April 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 02 December 2023

Currently in AlgaeBase: