Fucus fascia O.F.Müller
Petalonia fascia (O.F.Müller) Kuntze Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Fucus fascia O.F.Müller 1778: 7, pl. 768
Published in: Müller, O.F. (1778). Flroa danica. Vol. 5, fasc. 13 pp. 8, Plates 721-780. Havniae [Copenhagen].
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Petalonia fascia (O.F.Müller) Kuntze
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), a bundle or band (Mathieson & Dawes 2017).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: near Kristiansand, Norway (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 632). Notes: Womersley (1987: 292) gives the following data: Type from Christiansund, Norway; probably non-existent.
Source of current name
Kuntze, O. (1898). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars III (3). pp. 1-576. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
Created: 24 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 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 21 November 2018.