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Fucus pumilus Hudson, nom. inval.

Publication details
Fucus pumilus Hudson 1778: 584, nom. inval.

Published in: Hudson, [W.] (1778). Flora anglica; exhibens plantas per regnum BritanniƦ sponte crescentes, distributas secundum systema sexuale: cum differentiis specierum, synonymis auctorum, nominibus incolarum, solo locorum, tempore florendi, officinalibus pharmacopƦorum. Tomus II. Editio altera, emendata et aucta.. pp. [i], 335-690. Londini [London]: impensis auctoris: prostant venales apud J. Nourse, in the Strand.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dwarf.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: on p. 662 name withdrawn in favor of Fucus pygmaeus Lightfoot 1777 ["in rupibus et saxis inter fluxum et refluxum maris frequens"], a lichen, Lichina pygmaea.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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 11 September 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 November 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 17 November 2018.

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