Fucus pumilus , nom. inval.
Fucus pumilus Hudson 1778: 584, nom. inval.
Published in: Hudson, [W.] (1778). Flora anglica; exhibens plantas per regnum Britanniæ sponte crescentes, distributas secundum systema sexuale: cum differentiis specierum, synonymis auctorum, nominibus incolarum, solo locorum, tempore florendi, officinalibus pharmacopæorum. Tomus II. Editio altera, emendata et aucta.. pp. [i], 335-690. Londini [London]: impensis auctoris: prostant venales apud J. Nourse, in the Strand.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dwarf.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: on p. 662 name withdrawn in favor of Fucus pygmaeus Lightfoot 1777 ["in rupibus et saxis inter fluxum et refluxum maris frequens"], a lichen, Lichina pygmaea. - (11 Sep 2006) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 11 September 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 November 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 755 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=131390
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2019.