Fucus rotundifolius , nom. inval.
Fucus rotundifolius Draparnaud in Mertens 1815: 634, nom. inval.
Published in: Mertens, H. (1815). Dawson Turner, Fuci. Göttingische Gelehrte Anzeigen unter der Aufsicht der Königl. Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften 1815(1): 625-640.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Kallymenia reniformis (Turner) J.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with round leaves.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid or illegitimate: nomen nudum or unwarranted change of epithet for Fucus reniformis. - (14 Oct 2010) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 14 October 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 October 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 December 2018.