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Fucus setaceus Esper

Publication details
Fucus setaceus Esper 1808: 123-124, pl. CLXIII [163]: figs 1, 2

Published in: Esper, E.J.C. (1808). 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. Vol. Zweyter Theil. Part 3 pp. 103-132, CLVIII-CLXIX. N├╝rnberg.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), bristle-like, setaceous (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: not Fucus setaceus Hudson, 1778. - (17 Jun 2008) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 17 June 2008 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.

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