Fucus tuberculatus , nom. illeg.
Fucus tuberculatus Solander in Lightfoot 1777: 926, nom. illeg.
Published in: Lightfoot, J. (1777). Flora scotica: or, a systematic arrangement, in the Linnaean method, of the native plants of Scotland and the Hebrides. Vol. II. pp. 545-1151 [1-24], pls 1-35. London: printed for B. White at Horace's Head, in Fleet-Street.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cystoclonium purpureum (Hudson) Batters
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet for Fucus purpureus Hudson, 1762. - (25 May 2007) - Wendy Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Created: 25 May 2007 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 May 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 October 2018.