Fucus fraxinifolius Mertens ex Turner
Neurymenia fraxinifolia (Mertens ex Turner) J.Agardh Loanpekel, Tanna, Vanuatu; -4m on reef wall
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Fucus fraxinifolius Mertens ex Turner 1809: 140-141, pl. 193
Published in: Turner, D. (1809-1811 '1811'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or colored figures and descriptions of the plants referrred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. III pp. [i], -148 , [1-2], pl. 135-196 (col. copp. by W.J. Hooker and others). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neurymenia fraxinifolia (Mertens ex Turner) J.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "East Indies" [eastern India, fide C. Agardh 1822: 194] (Turner 1809-1811: 140). Holotype: C? (Agardh 1822: 194). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by C. Agardh (1822: 194).
Source of current name
Agardh, J.G. (1863). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 3. pp. 787-1138, 1158-1291. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup. [in Latin]
Created: 01 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2018.