153,875 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,014 images, 59,590 bibliographic items, 413,474 distributional records.

Fucus coronopifolius Goodenough & Woodward, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Fucus coronopifolius Goodenough & Woodward 1797: 185, nom. illeg.

Published in: Goodenough, S. & Woodward, T.J. (1797). Observations on the British Fuci, with particular descriptions of each species. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 3: 84-235, pls 16-19.
 Download PDF

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 Sphaerococcus coronopifolius Stackhouse

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: later homonym of Fucus coronopifolius Zoega. - (20 Jan 2011) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Created: 15 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 02 January 2010 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1308 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=15464

Citing AlgaeBase
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 17 December 2018.

SITE © 1996 - 2018 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio