Fucus repens Lightfoot 1777: 961-962
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Catenella caespitosa (Withering) L.M.Irvine
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 281).
Created: 08 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 November 2018.