Fucus devoniensis Greville 1821: 396, pl. xix: figs 1-4
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis (Greville) P.C.Silva & DeCew
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living in Devon, a county shire in south-western England.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Torbay, Devonshire, England (Athanasiadis 1996: 74). Type: BM
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Fucus devoniensis Greville)
Europe: Britain (Greville 1821).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=devoniensis
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Fucus&Species=devoniensis
Created: 05 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.