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Fucus setaceus Wulfen

Publication details
Fucus setaceus Wulfen 1803: 59

Published in: Wulfen, F.X. (1803). Cryptogama aquatica. Archives de Botanique 3: 1-64, pl. 1.
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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).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ceramium setaceum (Wulfen) Ruchinger 1818

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: not Fucus setaceus Hudson, 1778. - (20 Nov 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 20 November 2018.

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