Fucus constrictus , nom. illeg.
Fucus constrictus Harvey 1838: 394, nom. illeg.
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1838). The genera of South African plants, arranged according to the natural system. pp. [i]-lxvi, [i]-429. Cape Town: A. S. Robertson, 21, Heeregracht.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Axillariella constricta (Kützing) Gruber
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), constricted.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Fucus constrictus Turner.
This is a marine species.
Created: 04 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 September 2012 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 16 February 2019.