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Fucus vesiculosus var. lutarius Chauvin ex J.Kickx f.

Publication details
Fucus vesiculosus var. lutarius Chauvin ex J.Kickx f. 1856: 23

Published in: Kickx, J. (1856). Essai sur les variétés indigènes du Fucus vesiculosus. Bulletins de l'Académie royale des sciences, des lettres et des beaux-arts de Belgique. 23(Ier Partie): 477-526.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fucus spiralis var. lutarius (Kützing) Sauvageau

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered with little bladders or blisters (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Issued as the exsiccata Chauvin No. 174 (1831) but not validated by a description or reference to a previous description. The first description appears to be that of Kickx (1856).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

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