Virsodes vesiculosum ( )
Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; fertile plant in pool; no bladders
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Virsodes vesiculosum (Linnaeus) Kuntze
The type species (holotype) of the genus Virsodes is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus
Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus
Type locality: "Habitat in Mari Atlantico" (Atlantic Ocean) (Linnaeus 1753: 1158). Type: LINN 1274.48 (Spencer, Irvine & Jarvis 2009: 252).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered with little bladders or blisters (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 July 2006 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 26 September 2018.