Fucus axillaris J. , nom. illeg.
Fucus axillaris J.Agardh 1868: 43, nom. illeg.
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1868). Bidrag till kännedomen om Spetsbergens alger. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar, Nye Följd 7(8): 4-12, 2 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fucus vesiculosus var. volubilis Goodenough & Woodward
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), borne in the axils.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Pérez-Ruzafa, I.M. (2001). Fucus L.. In: Flora phycologica iberica Vol. 1 Fucales. (Gómez Garreta, A. Eds) Vol.1, pp. 33-61. Murcia: Universidad de Murcia.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Created: 08 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 January 2019.