Fucus confervoides var. gracilis ( ) Turner
Gracilaria gracilis (Stackhouse) M.Steentoft, L.M.Irvine & W.F.Farnham Fleet, Dorset, England
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Fucus confervoides var. gracilis (Stackhouse) Turner 1802
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria gracilis (Stackhouse) M.Steentoft, L.M.Irvine & W.F.Farnham
Fucus gracilis Stackhouse
Type locality: "Padstow, Cornwall, and elsewhere", England (Athanasiadis 1996: 63). Type: Stackhouse; BM Notes: This type locality was first recorded as a lectotype without provenance by Steentoft, L.Irvine & Farnham (1995: 115, fig. 1) (Silva et al., 1996)
Origin of species name
Compound (Latin), resembling the genus Conferva.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2018.