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Fucus serra S.G.Gmelin, nom. rejic.

Publication details
Fucus serra S.G.Gmelin 1768: 150, nom. rejic.

Published in: Gmelin, S.G. (1768). Historia fucorum. pp. [i-xii], [i]-239, [i]-6 expl. tab., 35 plates [1A, IB, IIA, IIB, III-XXXIII]. Petropoli [St. Petersburg]: Ex typographia Academiae scientiarum.
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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 Gelidium bipectinatum G.Furnari

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Epitype locality: "Cap Beár, Banyuls-sur-Mer, Pyrenées-Orientales, France" (Taskin & Wynne 2013: 23). Epitype: J. Feldmann; 29 August 1932; MICH (Taskin & Wynne 2013: 23). Notes: Epitype is shown as fig. 3 in Taskin & Wynne (2013).

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Source of current name
Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (2017). Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Algae: 15. Taxon 66(1): 191-192.

Created: 14 August 2013 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 01 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Furnari, G., Perrone, C. & Vinogradova, K.L. (2014). Proposal to conserve the name Gelidium bipectinatum against Fucus serra (Gelidium serra) (Rhodophyta: Gelidiaceae). Taxon 63(2): 427-428.

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M.D. 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 18 November 2018.

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