Fucus lingulatus ex Woodward, nom. illeg.
Fucus lingulatus Solander ex Woodward 1794, nom. illeg.
Published in: Woodward, T.J. (1794). Additional observations on Fucus Hypoglossum. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 2: 321-323.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hypoglossum hypoglossoides (Stackhouse) Collins & Hervey
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a tongue.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegimate: not accepted by the author (Wynne 2015: 28). - (2 Jan 2010) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Created: 02 January 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 December 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 19 October 2018.