Egregia menziesii (Turner) Areschoug 1876
Egregia menziesii (Turner) Areschoug
Bamfield, Vancouver Island, Canada; plants at low water - 27 April 2004. Michael Guiry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Egregia menziesii (Turner) Areschoug 1876: 67
Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1876). De tribus Laminarieis (Egregia Aresch., Eisenia Aresch., Nereocystis) et de Stephanocystide osmundacea (Turn.). Trevis. observationes praecursorias offert. Botaniska Notiser 1876: 65-73.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Egregia.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus menziesii Turner
Syntype localities: "On the western coast of North America, generally in deep water: at Nooka; Trinidad; Monterrey [Nootka, British Columbia; Trinidad, Humbolt Co., California; Monterey, Monterey Co., California]; (Turner 1807-1808: 58) Lectotype: Archibald Menzies; Unknown; BM-K?; (Smith 1944: 149) Notes: Nooka was selected as lectotype locality by Smith (1944: 149).
This is a marine species.
Created: 12 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 22 November 2012
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 22 November 2012. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2023