Fucus crenulatus Turner
Gymnogongrus crenulatus (Turner) J.Agardh Spain, Asturias, 2002, TS main axis with tetrasporoblast, microscope
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Fucus crenulatus Turner 1802: 130, pl. 8
Published in: Turner, D. (1802). Descriptions of four new species of Fucus. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 6: 125-136, pls VIII-X.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gymnogongrus crenulatus (Turner) J.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crenulate, having small rounded teeth (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Oporto, Portugal (Turner 1802). Lectotype: BM-K (Turner 1802: pl. 8). Notes: See also Dixon & Irvine (1977: 217).
Source of current name
Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, -336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 February 2019.