Fucus corneus var. attenuatus Turner
Gelidium attenuatum (Turner) Thuret San Pedro, Galicia, Spain, 2007
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Fucus corneus var. attenuatus Turner 1819: 166, pl. 257: figs m-o (as 'attenuata' )
Published in: Turner, D. (1811-1819 '1819'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or coloured figures and descriptions of the plants referrred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. IV pp. [i, iii], -153, [1-2], [1-7], pls 197-258 (col. copp. W.J. Hooker). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium attenuatum (Turner) Thuret
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horny, hard and close-textured but not brittle (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
G. spinulosum ? (Dixon, 1959: 345). - (3 Oct 2014) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: probably Spain (Dixon 1959: 345). Type: pobably received from Clement O Cabrera; Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Dixon 1959: 345).
Source of current name
Bornet, E. (1892). Les algues de P.-K.-A. Schousboe. Mémoires de la Société des Sciences Naturelles et Mathématiques de Cherbourg 28: 165-376, pls I-III.
Created: 02 July 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 October 2014 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 21 September 2018.