Fucus flexuosus Esper 1802: 43-44, pl. CXXXI: figs 1-3
Published in: Esper, E.J.C. (1802). Icones fucorum cum characteribus systematicis, synonimis (sic) auctorum et descriptionibus novarum specierum. Abbildungen der Tange mit beygefügten systematischen Kennzeichen, Anführungen der Schriftsteller, und Beschribungen der neuen Gattungen. Zweyter Theil. Part 1. pp. -53 [sic], pls CXII-CXXXV. Nürnberg: Raspe.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Carpophyllum flexuosum (Esper) Greville
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), zigzag, bent alternately in opposite directions (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 June 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 November 2018.