Osmundea ramosissima Athanasiadis, nom. illeg. 1996
Osmundea ramosissima Athanasiadis, nom. illeg. 1996: 119
Published in: Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Taxonomisk litteratur och biogeografi av Skandinaviska rödalger och brunalger. pp. 1-280, 1 map. Göteborg: Algologia.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Osmundea is Osmundea expansa Stackhouse.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Osmundea oederi (Gunnerus) G.Furnari.
Fucus ramosissimus Oeder
Type locality: Stavanger; (Athanasiadis 1996: 119) Lectotype: original illustration (Athanasiadis 1996: 119)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), much branched.
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 28 February 2019
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 February 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 March 2023