Fucus corniculatus , nom. illeg.
Fucus corniculatus Wulfen in Jacquin 1786: 358, nom. illeg.
Published in: Jacquin, N.J. (1787 '1786'). Collectanea ad botanicam, chemiam, et historiam naturalem spectantia, cum figuris Vol. I. pp. -386, pls 1-22. Vindobonae [Vienna]: ex officina Wappleriana.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cystoseira abies-marina (S.G.Gmelin) C.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having a horned capsule.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: included Fucus abies-marina S.G.Gmelin, 1768 as a synonym, making it a superfluous name. - (27 Sep 2007) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Esper, E.J.C. (1799). Icones fucorum cum characteribus systematicis, synonimis (sic) auctorum et descriptionibus novarum specierum. Abbildungen der Tange mit beygefügten systematischen Kennzeichen, Anführungen der Schriftsteller, und Beschribungen der neuen Gattungen. Erster Theil. Part 3. pp. 127-166, Plates LXIV-LXXXVII. Nürnberg: Raspe.
Created: 27 September 2007 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 26 September 2018.