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Invalid: on p. 662 name withdrawn in favor of Fucus pygmaeus Lightfoot 1777 ["in rupibus et saxis inter fluxum et refluxum maris frequens"], a lichen, Lichina pygmaea.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.
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 25 September 2018.