Fucus lycopodium Turner, nom. illeg.
Fucus lycopodium Turner 1811: 6-7, pl. 199, nom. illeg.
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 Digenea simplex (Wulfen) C.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Fucus lycopodium Stackhouse, 1801, nom. illeg. - (28 Jul 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: Red Sea; Sri Lanka (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 490).
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: 04 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 July 2017 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 13 November 2018.